# Metric Conversion

**Topics:**United States customary units, Imperial units, Litre

**Pages:**3 (455 words)

**Published:**March 9, 2013

ENGLISH CONVERSION TABLES

Use these tables to convert measurements between the English and (SI) metric systems. Length English 2.54 mi. cmyards m.= kmmiles 0.90 0.6214ymbol meter m m S inches 30.40centimeters 0.3937 cm=10mm 1.60 yd. 100cm kilometers km=l,OOOm (SI) ft.centimeters Metric 1.0936 Symbol English

Multiply the English measurement by the multiplier in the far right column to come up with the metric equivalent. English inches feet yards miles To Metric centimeters centimeters meters kilometers Multiplier 2.54 30.5 0.914 1.61

This chart is from Julianne Blair Bochinski's book, The Complete Workbook For Science Fair Projects, New Jersey, Wiley, 2005. The workbook is available on line at SchooDoodle.com

1.1023113tons 0.0000353 16== Symbol lb. kg lb. Metric 28.34 kg 0.0352739 1.0161metric (SI) = 1,OOOkg 1,000 t Symboltoz.1,000 mcgtons mgSymbolmg Englisheounds Symbol grams g lb. = g0.451,000 ounces Weight(Mass) oz. = t2.2046224 gpounds 2,240 kilograms = ounces English

Multiply the English measurement by the multiplier in the far right column to come up with the metric equivalent. English ounces pound To Metric grams kilograms Multiplier 28.3 0.45

This chart is from Julianne Blair Bochinski's book, The Complete Workbook For Science Fair Proiects, New Jersey, Wiley, 2005. The workbook is available on line at SchooDoodle.com

Volume English 1 teaspoon 1 tablespoon 1 fluid ounce 1 cup 1 pint 1 quart 1 gallon (SI) Metric 1 milliliter 1 liter Symbol tsp. tbsp. (SI) Metric 4.92 milliliters 14.78 milliliters 29.57 milliliters 0.24 liters 0.47 liters 0.95 liters 3.79 liters Symbol ml

fl. oz.

ml ml

c. = 8 fl. oz. pt. = 16 fl. oz. qt. = 32 fl. oz.

gal. = 128 fl. oz. Symbol ml = 1,000 me! I = 1,000 ml

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Symbol

English 0.0338140 fluid ounces 33.814022 fluid ounces

fl. oz. fl. oz.

Multiply the English measurement by the multiplier in the far right column to come up with the metric equivalent. English...

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