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1

How many inches in one foot?

12

2

How many inches are in one yard?

36

3

How many feet in one yard?

3

4

How many feet in one inch?

(The answer is a fraction.)

1/12

5

How many feet in a mile?

5,280 feet in a mile

6

How many yards are in a mile?

1,760 yards in a mile

7

How many millimeters in a centimeter?

10 millimeters in a centimeter

8

How many millimeters in a meter?

1,000 millimeters in a meter

9

How many centimeters in a meter?

100 centimeters in a meter

10

How many meters in a kilometer?

1,000 meters in a kilometer

11
What is the abbreviation for...

degree Fahrenheit?

F

(You need a degree mark after the number.  It looks like a raised "o".)

12
What is the abbreviation for...

degree Celsius?

C

(You need a degree mark after the number.  Looks like a raised "o".

13

What two steps do you have to do to convert a temperture in Fahrenheit to a temperature in Celsius?

  • subtract 32 from Farhenheit temperature
  • multiply temperature by 5/9

So, 77 degrees Fahrenheit would be:

77 - 32 = 45 x 5/9 = 25 C

14

What are steps do you have to do to convert a temperature to Celsius to a temperature in Fahrenheit?

  • multiply temperature in Celsius by 9/5
  • add 32 to the result

25 C x 9/5 = 45 + 32 = 77

15

What is 32 degrees F in Celsius?

0 degrees C

16

What is 41 F in Celuis?

5 degrees Celsuis

17

What is 50 degrees F in Celsuis?

10 degrees Celsuis

18

What is 59 degrees F in Celsius?

15 degrees Celsius

19

What is 68 degrees F in Celsuis?

20 degrees Celsius

20

What is 77 degrees F in Celsius?

25 degrees C

21

What is 86 degrees F in Celsius?

30 degrees Celsius

22

What is 95 degrees F in Celsius?

35 degrees C

23

What is 104 degrees F in Celsius?

40 degrees C

24

What is 113 F in Celsius?

45 degrees C

25

What is 122 degrees F in Celsuis?

50 degrees C

26

What is 131 degrees F?

What is 136 degrees F?

136 degrees F is the highest recorded temperature on Earth (El Azizia, Libya)

55 degrees C

56.3 degrees C

27

Why is using Fahrenheit important?

Weather is recorded in Fahrenheit in America.

Oven temperatures for cooking are measured in Fahrenheit as well.

28

Why is Celsius important?

Celsius is used for all science  measurements throughout the world, including America.

29
What is the abbreviation for...

milliliter?

mL

30
What is the abbreviation for...

liter?

L