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Venomblast
 2 years ago
what is the formula of converting. please give examples
Venomblast
 2 years ago
what is the formula of converting. please give examples

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UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what units are you working with /

Venomblast
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0foot, inches, meter miles and yard

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[1[\text{mi}]=1609.344[\text m]=1760[\text{yd}]=5280[\text{ft}]=63360[\text{in}]\]

Venomblast
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yea but what the formula. i will be tested for this. my profesor will give me one of the conversion and then the rest is up to me.

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i have provided the formula ,

UnkleRhaukus
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lets take an example , say you have 3 miles and you want to convert to inches using the formula \[1[\text{mi}]=63360[\text{in}]\] \[3\times1[\text{mi}]=3\times63360[\text{in}]\] \[3[\text{mi}]=3\times63360[\text{in}]=190080[\text {in}]\]

Shane_B
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Taking Uncle's example of 3 miles to inches: \[3\cancel{mi}*\frac{5280\cancel{ft}}{1\cancel{mi}}*\frac{12in}{1\cancel{ft}}=190080in\] That's a general method for performing just about any conversion...you just need to know up front how many feet at in a mi, inches in a foot, etc.

Shane_B
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1My post or Unkle's? What's confusing about it? If you learn the method above you can convert just about anything. It turns it into a simply multiplication and division problem in which the unneeded units simply cancel out. If all of that's confusing you then you're screwed for the test :/

Venomblast
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0converting is hard. i need to knwo an easy rule to remember
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