Unformatted text preview: start with and what you ultimately want; n Look for equivalence statements that link the unit(s) you have to those you want; n Write the equivalence statement in a ratio form so that unwanted units cancel (In DA we treat units like numbers. ..we can cancel, square, root, cube, etc them) n Link ratios to get correct units at end; Dimensional Analysis-3 n Do the math CAREFULLY; n Check Sig Figs at end, rounding if necessary; n DOES THE ANSWER MAKE SENSE???...
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- Spring '08
- Conversion of units, equivalence statement, Check Sig Figs