How to Convert Distance to Metric?

Answer Most countries, as well as the scientific, technological and academic communities in the United States, use the metric system. However, the average American uses the U.S. customary system for every... Read More »

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How to Convert Metric to Lb.?

The metric system of weights and measures has spread worldwide since it originated during the French Revolution. Its easy-to-handle decimal basis has long supplanted those awkward 12-inch feet and ... Read More »

How to Convert an Area to Metric?

The area refers to the amount of flat surface a space includes, such as the floor area of a room or the land area of a farm. In the United States, common measures of area include square inches, squ... Read More »

How to Convert to Metric Time?

Metric time refers to an alternative timekeeping method that uses a base 10 system rather than the base 60 timekeeping method currently used around the world. In metric time, each day is made of 10... Read More »

How to Convert to Metric for Kids?

Teaching children to convert the English system measurements used in the United States to the metric measurements used by most other countries is important in our global economy. Learning the sim... Read More »