 Math HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS. Metric Conversions 1 inch (in) = 2.54 centimeters (cm) 1 pound (lb) = 0.45 kilograms (kg) 1 kilogram = 2.2 pounds 1 ounce.

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Math HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS

Metric Conversions 1 inch (in) = 2.54 centimeters (cm) 1 pound (lb) = 0.45 kilograms (kg) 1 kilogram = 2.2 pounds 1 ounce (oz) = 28 grams (g) 1 cubic centimeter (cc) = 1 milliliter (mL) 1 teaspoon (tsp) = 5 mL 1 oz = 30 mL 1 tablespoon (tbsp) = 15 mL 1 pint (pt) = 500 mL 1 quart (qt) = 1000 mL

Temperature Fahrenheit to Celsius (F-32) x 5/9 Celsius to Fahrenheit (C x 9/5) + 32

Mass and Volume MASS A quantity of matter, a measure of the amount of matter in a substance Unit of measurement is grams Instrument used is a balance VOLUME Equals: length x width x height Cubic centimeters

Kilo (k) 1000 Hecto (h) 100 Deka (dk) 10 (base) Deci (d) 0.1 Centi (c) 0.01 Milli (m) 0.001

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