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

**Solution:**

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

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

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

1 kilogram = 1000 grams

Hence, the basic unit of mass in the metric system is grams.

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

**Summary:**

The basic unit of mass in the metric system is the gram.

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