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**Units of Measurement - Systems of Units - SI Units - Fundamental Units**

**Reference**: NCERT Physics, Class 11, Chapter 2 (“Units and Measurements”)

**Subtopics:**

**1. Measurement and Units**

- Concept of measurement and its significance.
- Different types of physical quantities and their units.
- Need for standardization of units.

**2. Systems of Units**

- Comparison of different systems of units (SI, British Imperial, CGS).
- Advantages and disadvantages of each system.
- Conversion between different systems of units.

**3. SI Units**

- International System of Units (SI) as the modern standard.
- Base units and derived units in the SI system.
- Symbols, definitions, and dimensions of SI base units.

**4. Fundamental Units**

- Seven fundamental units in the SI system: meter, kilogram, second, ampere, kelvin, mole, candela.
- Definitions and physical quantities they represent.
- Relationship between fundamental and derived units.

**5. Units of Measurement in Physics**

- Units for various physical quantities (length, mass, time, velocity, force, energy, etc.).
- Conversion between different units within the SI system.

**6. Dimensional Analysis**

- Concept of dimensions and their significance.
- Dimensional analysis for checking equation validity and deriving relationships between physical quantities.

**7. Order of Magnitude Estimation**

- Concept of order of magnitude.
- Estimation of physical quantities without detailed calculations.

**8. Prefixes for SI Units**

- Standard prefixes for multiples or submultiples of SI units.
- Symbols and corresponding values (kilo, mega, micro, nano, etc.).

**9. Constants and Conversion Factors**

- Important physical constants and conversion factors.
- Their values and significance in calculations.