# What is the basic unit of mass in the metric system?

## Question: What is the basic unit of mass in the metric system

There are many systems of measurement in the world that are used to measure different types of measurements.

## Answer: The basic unit of mass in the metric system is the gram

Of all the systems of measurement, the metric system is the most widely regarded and accepted system of measurements.

## Explanation:

The gram can be converted into kilograms or miligrams depending on the quantity of measurement

1 kilogram = 1000 grams