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grams(g) - kilograms(kg)

1000g = 1kg

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grams(g) - milligrams(mg)

1g = 1000mg

3

milligrams(mg) - micrograms(mcg)

1mg = 1000mcg

4

grain(gr) - milligrams(mg)

1gr = 60mg
1gr = 65mg (Tylenol, Aspirin)

5

gram(g) - grains(gr)

1g = 15gr

6

kilogram(kg) - pound(lb)

1kg = 2.2lb

7

drop(gtt) - minim(m)

1gtt = 1m

(memorization tool - one drop is the minimum)

8

milliliter(ml) - cubic centimeter(cc)

1ml = 1cc

9

milliliter(ml) - minim(m)

1ml = 15m

It took that lighweight 15 minutes to drink 1 mL of beer.

10

liter(L) - milliliters(ml)

1L = 1000ml

11

teaspoon(tsp) - milliliters(ml)

1tsp = 5ml

12

teaspoon(tsp) - drops(gtts)

1tsp = 60gtts

13

tablespoon(tbs) - milliliters(ml)

1tbs = 15ml

14

tablespoon(tbs) - teaspoon(tsp)

1tbs = 3tsp

15

fluid ounce(oz) - milliliters(ml)

1oz = 30ml

At 1:30, OZzy likes to drink MiLk

16

dram(dr) - minims(m)

1dr = 60m

1 drama show on tv last 60minutes

17

fluid ounce(oz) - dram(dr)

1oz = 8dr

18

dram(dr) - milliliters(ml)

1dr = 4ml

DRAM is 4 Measly Little Letters (milliliters)

19

Pounds (lb)- ounces (oz)

1 lb= 16 oz

20

cups to pints?

2 cups = 1 pint

21

ounces to cups

8 oz = 1 cup

22

pints to quarts

2 pints 1 quart

23

Ss with bar is

Half

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