Do we have to?
Some Basic Rules
Write units as fractions
Conversion Factors (equal 1)
A factor for each unit
More than one unit...
Convert units one at a time
Units raised to a power
Try these conversions before going to the next slide...
If you have not tried these yourself, go back and try them!
Solutions to the problems:
More solutions to the problems:
Common prefixes in metric system
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