# Units and Conversion Factors

## Units of Volume (Fluid Measure)

Tsp Tbsp Fl. oz. Pint Quart Gallon 1 1/3 1/6 1/96 1/192 1/768 3 1 1/2 1/32 1/64 1/256 6 2 1 1/16 1/32 1/128 96 32 16 1 1/2 1/8 192 64 32 2 1 1/4 768 256 128 8 4 1

1 cup = 16 tbsp. = 8 fl. oz. = 1/2 pint

Cubic Inch Cubic Cm. Liter 0.300781 4.928922 0.004929 0.902344 14.78676 0.014786 1.804688 29.57353 0.029573 28.875 473.1765 0.473163 57.75 946.3529 0.946326 231 3785.412 3.785306

## Units of Energy (Food value)

 1 kilogram calorie (kcal) = 4.184 kilojoule (kJ) 1 kilojoule (kJ) = 0.239 kilogram calorie (kcal) 1 megaton TNT (Mt) = 4.184×1012 kilojoule (kJ)

## Units of Length

Inch Foot Yard Mile 1 1/12 1/36 1/63360 12 1 1/3 1/5280 36 3 1 1/1760 63360 5280 1760 1

Millimeter Centimeter Meter 25.4 2.54 0.0254 304.8 30.48 0.3048 914.4 91.44 0.9144 1609344 160934.4 1609.344

## Units of Weight (Avoirdupois)

Ounce Pound Ton 1 1/16 1/32000 16 1 1/2000 32000 2000 1

Gram Kilogram Metric Ton Stone 28.34952 0.02835 2.835×10−5 1/224 453.5924 0.453592 0.000454 1/14 907184.7 907.1847 0.907185 142.8571

## Units of Dry Volume

Pint (dry) Quart (dry) Peck Bushel 1 1/2 1/16 1/64 2 1 1/8 1/32 16 8 1 1/4 64 32 4 1

Cubic Inch Cubic Cm. Liter 33.60031 550.6105 0.550595 67.20063 1101.221 1.10119 537.605 8809.768 8.809521 2150.42 35239.07 35.23808

## Abbreviations

 bu bushel cal (kilogram) calorie cc cubic centimeter cm centimeter cu cubic fl fluid ft foot g gram gal gallon J joule kcal kilogram calorie kg kilogram kJ kilojoule L liter lb pound mi mile mm millimeter Mt megaton oz ounce pk peck pt pint qt quart tbsp tablespoon tsp teaspoon yd yard

## The Weight of Water

Pounds Grams Kilograms 0.002205 1 0.001 0.036127 16.387064 0.0163871 2.204684 1000.028 1.000028 8.345404 3785.4118 3.7854118 62.42796 28316.847 28.316847

A more comprehensive version of these conversion tables is supplied in an Excel worksheet, UNITS.XLS.