Competitive Exams: Measurement Units

Ampere

Electric current

Angstrom

Wave-length and also lengths of atomic dimensions

Bar

Atmospheric pressure

Becquerel

Radioactivity

Bel

Intensity of Sound

Calorie

Quantity of Heat

Candela

Luminous intensity

Candle power

Illuminating power of source of light

Celsius (Centigrade)

Temperature

Coulomb

Electric Charge

Decibel

Intensity of sound (1/10th of Bel)

Dyne

Force

Electron-volt

Energy

Erg

Work or Energy

Fahrenheit

Temperature

Farad

Electric Capacitance

Faraday

Electric Charge

Fathom

Depth of water

Foot Candle

Brightness

Gauss

Magnetic Induction

Henry

Inductance

Hertz

Frequency

Horse-power

Power

Joule

Work or Energy

Kelvin

Thermodynamic temperature

Kilogram

Mass

Knot

Speed of Ship and Aircraft

Lambert

Brightness

Light Year

Stellar Distance

Lumen

Luminous flux

Maxwell

Magnetic flux

Metre

Length

Mole

Amount of Substance

Nautical Mile

Distance in Navigation

Newton

Force (metric)

Newton metre

Work

Oersted

Magnetic Intensity

Ohm

Electrical Resistance

Pascal

Stress

Poise

Viscosity

Quintal

Weight (metric)

Radian

Plane Angle

Second

Time

Tesla

Magnetic Flux Density

Volt

Electric Potential

Watt

Power

Weber

Magnetic Flux