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1.5 Converting Customary Units
Customary Units of Measure The inch, foot, yard, mile are the basic units of measuring length in the “customary” scale The basic units of mass or weight in the customary system are the ounce (oz), pound (lb), and ton. The basic units of capacity in the customary system are the pint, quart, and gallon.
More Units of Measure In the customary system, how would you measure: The distance from the school to the mall? The length of a paper clip? The amount of soda pop in a bottle? Your weight?
Customary Units of Length 1 foot = ____ inches 1 yard = ____ feet 1 mile = ____ feet
Reminder! To convert from larger units to smaller units, _________ To convert from smaller units to larger units, ________
Complete each sentence yd = ____ ft mi = ____ ft in = ___ ft
Customary Units of Weight 1 pound = ____ ounces 1 ton (T) = ____ pounds
Complete each sentence oz = ____ lb 2. 4 T = _____ lb 3. 3 T = _____ oz