Conversion Tables

 

Distance

1 Kilometer = 0.6 or 5/8 miles

Other U.S. Length and Distance Measures

12 inches = 1 foot

3 feet = 1 yard

5280 feet = 1 mile

Temperature

1 degree centigrade is 1.8 degrees fahrenheit

The formula to convert from centigrade to fahrenheit is: F=(C x 9/5) + 32

The formula to convert from fahrenheit to centigrade is: C = (F-32) x 5/9

Weights and Measures

Metric

U.S. (English)

1 gram

0.0453

5 grams

1 teaspoon (tsp.)

15 grams

1 tablespoon (tbs.)

30 grams

1 ounce

225 grams

1/2 pound

450 grams

1 pound

500 grams

1.1 pounds

1 kilogram

2.2 pounds

1 tonne

1.1023 tons

1 centimeter

3.28 feet

2.54 centimeters

1 inch

1 meter

3.28 feet

1 meter

1.094 yards

1 hector

2.471 acres

1609 meters

1 mile

 

Liquid Measures

Metric

U.S. (English)

1 liter

2.13 pints

1 liter

1.056 quarts

3.787 liters

1 gallon

30 grams

1/2 pint (also 1 cup)