### Examples: Converting Between Different Units of Weight in Standard or American System

– HERE WE WANT TO CONVERT THE FOLLOWING WEIGHT MEASUREMENTS USING THE AMERICAN OR STANDARD MEASUREMENT SYSTEM. AND TO KEEP THINGS CONSISTENT, WE’RE GOING TO GO AHEAD AND USE UNIT FRACTIONS …

### Ex: Measure Lengths in Centimeters – Decimal Notation and Mixed Numbers

We’re determining the length of each bar. First thing we should notice is that the units are centimeters, and whenever expressing a length it is important to include the units. Next, …

### SWL9E18: Basic Arithmetic – U.S./Metric Conversions

In this example I’m told that the country in Cambodia is approximately 700 kilometers from north to south. What would this distance be in terms of miles? So if I start …

### Convert Metric Units to US Standard Units (Unit Fractions)

Welcome to a lesson on converting metric units to U.S. standard units. For question a, the country of Cambodia is approximately seven hundred kilometers from north to south. What would this …

### Examples: Convert Volume Between the Standard and Metric System

– WE WANT TO CONVERT THE FOLLOWING VOLUME OR CAPACITY MEASUREMENTS BETWEEN AMERICAN OR STANDARD AND THE METRIC MEASUREMENT SYSTEM. AND WE’LL DO THIS BY MULTIPLYING BY UNIT FRACTIONS. SO TO …

### Examples: Convert Weight Between the Standard and Metric System

– WE WANT TO CONVERT THE FOLLOWING WEIGHTS BETWEEN THE AMERICAN AND METRIC MEASUREMENT SYSTEM. AND WE’LL DO THESE CONVERSIONS USING UNIT FRACTIONS. SO WE’LL START BY WRITING 180 POUNDS AS …

### Ex: Metric Conversions Using Unit Fractions – Volume / Capacity

Welcome to three examples of converting volume using metric units. In a previous video, we used the table below to determine how many places to move the decimal point to the …

### Examples: Converting Between Metric Units

We want to perform the following conversions using the metric system. The nice thing about the metric system is it’s base-ten, so it makes conversions very convenient. The basic unit of …

### SWL9E1: Basic Arithmetic – US Conversions

Here we’re asked to perform a set of single-step conversions. We’re going to use a conversion from the table write it as a ratio so that our units that were given …

### Ex: Length Conversions: Miles to Inches, Miles to Yards

we want to convert each measurement around to three decimal places if needed we want to convert 3.5 miles two inches and 15 miles two yards the conversions we need are …