Weight and Measure

Weight and Measure

Linear Measure

10 millimetres 1 centimetre
10 centimetres 1 decimetre
10 decimetres 1 metre
10 metres 1 decametre
10 decametres 1 hectometre
10 hectometres 1 kilometre

Weights

10 milligrams 1 centigram
10 centigrams 1 decigram
10 decigrams 1 gram
10 grams 1 decagram
10 decagrams 1 hectogram
10 hectograms 1 kilogram
100 kilograms 1 quintal
10 quintal 1 ton
1000 kilograms 1 ton

Metric Equivalents

1 millimetre 0.03937 ins
1 centimetre 0.3937 ins
1 metre 39.3701 ins
1 metre 3.2808 ft
1 metre 1.0936 yds
1 metre 0.54681 fathoms
1 kilometre 0.62137 miles (land)
1 kilometre 0.53961 miles (UK sea)
1 kilometre 0.53996 miles, international nautical

Area

1 sq. millimetre 0.00155 sq. ins
1 sq. centimetre 0.1550 sq. ins
1 sq. metre 10.7639 sq. feet
1 sq. metre 1.19599 sq. yards
1 sq. hectare 2.47105 acres
1 sq. kilometre 247.105 acres
1 sq. kilometre 0.3861 sq. miles

Avoirupois Weight

16 drams 1 ounce
16 ounces 1 pound
14 pounds 1 stone
28 pounds 1 quarter
4 quarters 1 cwt
20 cwts 1 ton (2,240 lbs)
2,000 pounds 1 short ton
2,240 pounds 1 long ton

Volume & Capacity

1 cu. Centimetre 0.06102 cu. ins
1 litre 61.024 cu. ins
1 litre 0.0353 cu. ft
1 litre 0.2642 US gallons
1 litre 0.2200 UK gallons
1 hectolitre 26.417 US gallons
1 hectolitre 21.997 UK gallons
1 hectolitre 2.838 US bushels
1 hectolitre 2.750 UK bushels
1 cu. metre 35.3147 cu. feet
1 cu. metre 1.30795 cu. yards
1 cu. metre 264.172 US gallons
1 cu. metre 219.969 UK gallons
1 cu. metre 6.11025 UK bulk barrels

Weight (Mass)

1 milligram 0.01543 grains
1 gram 0.03527 ounces
1 kilogram 2.20462 pounds
1 metric quintal 220.462 pounds
1 metric ton 2,204.62 pounds
1 metric ton 1.10231 short tons
1 metric ton 0.984207 long tons

Square Measure

144 sq. ins 1 sq. foot
9 sq. feet 1 cu. yard
1,210 sq yds 1 rood
4 roods 1 acre (4840 sq. yd.)
640 acres 1 sq. mile

Cubic Measure

1,728 cu. ins 1 cu. foot
27 cu. feet 1 cu. yard
128 cu. feet 1 cord (wood)
40 cu. feet 1 ton (shipping)
2,150.42 cu. ins 1 standard bu
231 cu. ins 1 US standard gal
1 cu. foot about 4/5 of a bushel