Metric conversions

 

 

 

U.S. AND METRIC EQUIVALENTS

 

Weight

Liquid Capacity

U.S. Liquid Capacity

Volume

Length

1 oz.=28.35 gr

1 fl. oz.=29.57 ml

1 cup=8 oz.

1 oz.=29.57 cc

1 inch=25.4 mm

8 oz.=227 gr

8 fl. oz.=236.6 ml

1 pint=16 oz.

8 oz.=236.60 cc

1 foot=30 cm

16 oz.=454 gr

16 fl. oz.=473.2 ml

1 quart=32 oz.

16 oz.=473.2 cc

1 meter=3.3 feet

32 oz.=908 gr

32 fl. oz.=946.4 ml

1/2 gallon=64 oz.

32 oz.=946.40 cc

 

 

1 U.S. gallon=3.78 l

 

1 oz.=8 dr

 

 

 

 

CONVERSION FROM METRIC MEASURES

 

Symbol

When You Know

Multiply By

To Find

Symbol

dr

drams

0.125

ounces

oz.

cc

cubic centimetres

0.034

ounces

oz.

ml

millilitres

0.034

ounces

oz.

l

litres

2.100

pints

pt.

gr

grams

0.035

ounces

oz.

kg

kilograms

2.200

pounds

lbs.

mm

millimetres

0.039

inches

in.

 

 

CONVERSION TO METRIC MEASURES

 

Symbol

When You Know

Multiply By

To Find

Symbol

oz.

ounces

8.00

drams

dr

oz.

ounces

29.57

cubic centimetres

cc

oz.

ounces

29.57

millilitres

ml

pt.

pints

0.47

litres

l

oz.

ounces

28.35

grams

gr

lbs.

pounds

0.45

kilograms

kg

in.

inches

25.40

millimetres

mm