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DISTANCE
Kilometers/hour:
Miles/hour:
Knots:
Meters/second:
LENGTH
Centimeters:
Inches:
Meters:
Yards:
Feet:
WEIGHT
Kilograms:
Pounds:
TEMPERATURE
Centigrade:
Fahrenheit:
 
Metric to U.S. /U.S. to Metric
 
Metric to U.S. Conversions
Length
millimeter
x 0.0394
= inches
centimeter
x 0.3937
= inches
meters
x 3.2808
= feet
meters
x 1.0936
= yards
kilometers
x 0.6214
= miles

Area
sq. cm.
x 0.155
= sq. inches
sq. meters
x 1.1960
= sq. yards
sq. km.
x 0.3861
= sq. miles
hectares
x 2.4710
= acres

Weight
grams
x 0.0353
= ounces
kilograms
x 2.2046
= pounds
tonnes
x 1.1
= short tons

Volume
milliliters
x 0.0338
= fluid ounces
liters
x 2.1134
= pints
liters
x 1.0567
= quarts
liters
x 0.2642
= gallons
cu. meters
x 35.3145
= cubic feet
cu. meters
x 1.3079
= cubic yards

Temperature
centigrade
x 1.8(+32)
= fahrenheit
temperature
temperature

To calculate the approximate U.S. measure equivalent to a known metric measure,simply multiply the metric quantity by the conversion factor in the center column.
Example: 38 kilograms = 84 pounds, approximately (38 x 2.2046 = 83.78).

U.S. to Metric Conversions
Length
inches
x 2.54
= centimeters
feet
x 30.48
= centimeters
yards
x 0.9144
= meters
miles
x 1.6093
= kilometers

Area
sq. inches
x 6.452
= sq. cm.
sq. feet
x 0.0929
= sq. meters
sq. yards
x 0.8361
= sq. meters
sq. miles
x 2.59
= sq. kilometers
acres
x 0.4047
= hectares

Weight
ounces
x 28.3495
= grams
pounds
x 0.4536
= kilograms
short tons
x 0.9072
= tonnes

Volume
fluid ounces
x 29.574
= milliliters
pints
x 0.4732
= liters
quarts
x 0.9463
= liters
gallons
x 3.7854
= liters
cubic feet
x 0.0283
= cubic meters
cubic yards
x 0.7646
= cubic meters

Temperature
fahrenheit
-32(/1.8)
= fahrenheit
temperature
temperature

To calculate the approximate metric measure equivalent to a known U.S. measure, simply multiply the U.S. quantity by the conversion factor in the center column. Example: 563 miles = 900 kilometers, approximately (563 x 1.6093 = 906.04).

 

 
 
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