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Maths - Basic Units of Measure - The Metric & Imperial Systems

The Metric System

Length

Mass

Volume & Capacity

1cm = 10 mm

1 gram = 1000 mg

1 litre = 1000 ml

1 metre = 100 cm

1kg = 1000 grams

1 litre = 1000 cm³

1 metre = 1000 mm

1 tonne = 1000 kg

1 ml = 1 cm³

1 km = 1000 metres

 

 

 

 

The Imperial System

Length

Mass

Volume & Capacity

1 foot = 12 inches

1 pound = 16 ounces (oz)

1 gallon = 8 pints

1 yard = 3 feet

1 stone = 14 pounds (lb)

 

 

 

Approximate Conversions between Imperial & Metric Systems

Length

Mass

Volume & Capacity

 

1 foot ≈ 30cm

 

 

1 pound (lb) ≈ 1/2 kg

 

1 gallon ≈ 4 1/2 litres

 

1 mile ≈ 8/5 km

 

 

1kg ≈ 2 1/4 pounds

 

 

1 pint ≈ 1/2 litre

 

 

5 miles ≈ 8km

 

 

 

 

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