# TEAS Nursing School Entrance Exam - Metric Conversions-College of Dupage

## 48 terms · Metric conversion practice for TEAS Nursing Entrance Exam, College of Dupage Kim Kwas

1.8 (C) + 32

F - 32 / 1.8

### Metric base units:

m (meter) g (gram) l (liter)

### Increase from base units:

deca, hecto, kilo

### Decrease from base units:

deci, centi, milli, micro, nano

mm, mg, ml

um, ug, ul

nm, ng, nl

dam, dag, dal

hm, hg, hl

Km, Kg, Kl

1.61 kilometers

1000x or 10^3

100x or 10^2

10x or 10^1

.1x or 10^ -1

.01x or 10^ -2

.001x or 10 ^ -3

### micro:

.000001x or 10^ -6

### nano:

.000000001x or 10^ -9

2.54 centimeters

.91 meters

.45 kilograms

1.61 kilometers

.305 meters

28.35 grams

3.785 liters

### One square inch :

645.2 square millimeters (mm2)

### One square foot :

.093 square meters (m2)

### One square mile :

2.59 square kilometers (km2)

### One fluid ounce :

29.57 milliliters (mL)

### One cubic foot:

.028 Cubic meters (m3)

### One cubic yard :

.765 Cubic meters (m3)

V = h x pi x r^2

9 square feet

V = L x W x h

### Area of a square:

A= S^2 (S being 1 side of the square)

A=1/2 b x h

P = 2L x 2W

C = Pi x r x 2

3.14 or 22/7

meters

kilometers

centimeters

liters

milliliters

meters

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