Handout _1 Conversions

Handout _1 Conversions - 4.18 joules = 1 calorie (cal)...

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Handout #1 Conversions to Learn Mass 1 kg = 2.205 lb 28.35 g = 1 ounce (oz) 16 oz = 1 lb 1 lb = 453.59 g Length 2.54 cm = 1 in 1 mile = 5280 ft 10 km = 6.21 miles 1.61 km = 1 mile 1 m = 1.094 yards 10 -10 m = 1 angstrom (A) Volume 1 liter = 1000 cm 3 0.9464 liter = 1 quart (qt) 1 liter = 1.0567 quart 4 quarts = 1 gallon (ga) Time 1 min = 60 sec 1 hr = 3,600 sec 1 day = 86,400 sec Energy 1 joule (J) = 1 kg m 2 /s 2 1 kilojoule (kJ) = 1000 joules

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Unformatted text preview: 4.18 joules = 1 calorie (cal) Temperature 0 K = -273.15 C = -459.67 F (absolute zero) Metric Prefixes Abbrev. Meaning (multiplier) peta P 1 x 10 15 tera T 1 x 10 12 giga G 1 x 10 9 mega M 1 x 10 6 kilo k 1 x 10 3 deci d 1 x 10-1 centi c 1 x 10-2 milli m 1 x 10-3 micro 1 x 10-6 nano n 1 x 10-9 pico p 1 x 10-12 femto f 1 x 10-15 atto a 1 x 10-18 zepto z 1 x 10-21 yocto y 1 x 10-24...
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