A - Units


QuantityCommon SymbolUnitUnit in Terms of Base SI Units
Acceleration

Amount of substancenmole
Angle
Angular acceleration

Angular frequency


Angular momentum



Angular velocity





AreaA



Atomic numberZ
CapacitanceC

farad




Charge


coulomb




Charge density:
Line




Surface





Volume





Conductivity






CurrentIampere

Current density





Density





Dielectric constant

Electric dipole moment





Electric field




Electric flux





Electromotive force


volt




Energy

joule




Entropy





Force

newton

Frequency

hertz

Heat

joule

Inductance

henry

Length:
metre
Displacement
Distance
Position
Magnetic dipole moment
Magnetic field

tesla

Magnetic flux

weber

Mass
kilogram
Molar specific heat
Moment of inertia
Momentum
Period
Permeability of free space
Permittivity of free space
Potential

volt

Power

watt

Pressure

pascal

Resistance

ohm

Specific heat
Speed
Temperature
kelvin
Time
second
Torque
Velocity
Volume
Wavelength
Work

joule


Table A1 Units Used in Physics (Fundamental units in bold)



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