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# Metric System of Measurements

1. Length
10 millimetres = 1 centimetre
10 centimetres = 1 decimeter
10 decimetres = 1 metre
10 metres  = 1 decametre
10 decametres = 1 hectometre
10 hectometres = 1 kilometre
1000 metres = 1 kilometre
2. Area
100 sq. mm = 1 sq. cm
10 000 sq. cm = 1 sq. metre
100 sq. metres = 1 are
100 ares  = 1 hectare
10 000 sq. metres = 1 hectare
100 hectares = 1 sq. kilometre
1 000 000 sq. metres = 1 sq. kilometre
3. Volume
1000 cu. mm = 1 cu. cm
1000 cu. cm = 1 cu. decimetre
1000 cu. dm = 1 cu. metre
1 million cu. cm = 1 cu. metre
4. Capacity
10 millilitres = 1 centilitre
10 centilitree = 1 decilitre
10 decilitres  = 1 litre
1000 litres      = 1 cu. metre
5. Mass
1000 grams = 1 kilogram
1000 kilograms = 1 tonne

# Imperial System of Measurements

• Length
12 inches   = 1 foot
3 feet  = 1 yard
22 yards  = 1 chain
220 yards  = 1 furlong
10 chains  = 1 furlong
1760 yards = 1 mile
8 furlongs  = 1 mile
5280 feet  = 1 mile
• Area
144 sq. inches = 1 square foot
9 sq. feet  = 1 square yard
4840 sq. yards = 1 acre
1 sq.mile  = 1 section
36 sections = 1 township
640 acres  = 1 square mile
• Volume
1728 cu. inches = 1 cubic foot
27 cu. feet   = 1 cubic yard
• Capacity (Liquid)
20 fluid ounces (UK) = 1 pint
16 fluid ounces (US) = 1 pint
4 gills  = 1 pint
2 pints  = 1 quart
4 quarts  = 1 gallon (8 pints)
• Capacity (Dry)
2 pints = 1 quart
8 quarts = 1 peck
4 pecks = 1 bushel
• Mass
437.5 grains = 1 ounce
16 ounces  = 1 pound (7000 grains)
14 pounds = 1 stone
8 stones  = 1 hundredweight [cwt]
100 pounds = 1 hundredweight [cwt]
20 cwt (UK) = 1 ton (2240 pounds)
20 cwt (US) = 1 ton (2000 pounds)
• Troy Weights
24 grains         = 1 pennyweight
20 pennyweights   = 1 ounce (480 grains)
12 ounces         = 1 pound (5760 grains)
• Apothecaries' Measures
20 minims = 1 fl.scruple
3 fl.scruples = 1 fl.drachm
8 fl.drachms/drams = 1 fl.ounce
20 fl.ounces = 1 pint
• Apothecaries' Weights
20 grains  = 1 scruple
3 scruples  = 1 drachm or 1 dram
8 drachms = 1 ounce (480 grains)
12 ounces  = 1 pound (5760 grains)

Yard, Pound the Brushel and the Gallon
1 Yard  = 0.9144 metres
1 Pound  = 0.453 kilograms
1 Gallon (UK) = 4.546 litres
1 Gallon (US) = 3.785 litres
1 Bushel = 35.239 litres

• Temperature

To change temperature given in Fahrenheit (F) to Celsius (C)

To change temperature given in Celsius (C) to Fahrenheit (F)

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