# Which unit is used to measure mass in the metric system?

The Metric system is the standard system for the measurement of length, mass, and volume of any object.

## Answer: Mass can be measured using gram and kilogram in the metric system.

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**Explanation:**

A metric system is a system of measurement that uses meter, gram, and liter for the measurement of length, mass, and volume.

We generally use units derived from the metric units in order to measure smaller or larger quantities.

How to measure the mass in the metric system?

The units like Gram (g) and Kilogram (kg) are used to measure how heavy an object is using instruments.

For example, measuring the weight of fruits, measuring our own body weight etc