Customary & Metric Benchmarks
Customary Units of Length
1 foot = 12 inches
1 yard = 3 ft
1 mile = 5,280 ft
1 mile = 1,760 yd
Customary Units of Capacity
1 cup = 8 fluid ounces
1 pint = 2 cups
1 quart = 2 pints
1 gallon = 4 quarts
1 gallon = 8 pints
1 gallon = 16 cups
Customary Units of Weight
1 pound = 16 ounces
1 ton = 2,000 pounds
Units of Time
60 seconds = 1 minute
60 minutes = 1 hour
24 hours = 1 day
7 days = 1 week
52 weeks = 1 year
12 months = 1 year
365 days = 1 year
4 weeks = 1 month
How to convert between Metric Units
÷ 10 <——— 

——–> x 10 
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Hector 
Died 
By 
Drinking 
Chocolate 
Milk 
Kilo (k) 
Hecto (h) 
Deka (dk) 
Base 
Deci (d) 
Centi (c) 
Milli (m) 



Meter (m) 






Liter (L) 






Gram (g) 


