08/08/2015The Project Gutenberg eBook of Elements of Chemistry, by Mr Lavoisier.187/229III.To Reduce English Averdupois to Paris Weight.The averdupois pound of 16 ounces, or 7000 Troy grains. = 8538.} Paris grains.The ounce= 533.6250§ 2.Long and Cubical Measures.To reduce Paris feet or inches into English, multiply by1.065977English feet or inches into Paris, divide byTo reduce Paris cubic feet or inches to English, multiply by1.211278English cubic feet or inches to Paris, divide byOr by means of the following tables:IV.To Reduce Paris Long Measure to English.The Paris royal foot of 12 inches = 12.7977 }EnglishThe inch=1.0659 }The line, or 1/12 of an inch=.0888 }inches.The 1/12 of a line=.0074 }V.To Reduce English Long Measure to French.
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