MEASUREMENT

 

ABBREVIATIONS

U.S. CUSTOMARY

METRIC

UNIT

ABBREVIATION

UNIT

ABBREVIATION

inch

in.

meter

m

foot

ft.

centimeter

cm

yard

yd

millimeter

mm

mile

mi

kilometer

km

ounce

oz

gram

g

pound

lb

kilogram

kg

pint

pt

liter

L

quart

qt

milliliter

mL

gallon

gal

 

 

 

 

LENGTH

U.S. CUSTOMARY

METRIC

12 in. = 1 ft

10 mm = 1 cm

3 ft = 1 yd

1000 mm = 1 m

5280 ft = 1 mi

100 cm = 1 m

1760 yd = 1 mi

1000 m = 1km

 

 

WEIGHT

MASS

U.S. CUSTOMARY

METRIC

16 oz = 1 lb

1000 g = 1 kg

2000 lbs = 1 ton

1000 kg = 1 metric ton

 

 

LIQUID MEASURE

U. S. CUSTOMARY

METRIC

8 oz = 1 cup

1000 mL = 1 L

16 oz = 1 pt

 

2 cups = 1 pt

 

2 pt = 1 qt

 

4 qt = 1 gal

 

 

 

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