Common Unit Conversion

 

1. Temperature conversion

Fahrenheit & Celsius degrees:

Celsius = 5 / 9(F-32) ≈ (F-32)/1.8          (F is the Fahrenheit temperature)

2. Weight conversion

1) Pound

Lb (Pound), abbreviated as lb

1Lb = 0.4536 kg ≈ 453.6g

1lb≈ 0.909 jin(斤)

2) Ounce

oz (Ounce), abbreviated as oz

Divided into 1)Avoirdupois system, 1 oz = 28.3495 g, 2)Medicine troy or troy system 1 oz = 31.1035 g

3. Volume conversion

gallon(加仑), abbreviated as gal

It has Imperial gallon and U.S. gallon. Of course, in the United States it uses U.S. gallon.

1 U.S. gallon = 3.785 liters

1 British gallon = 4.5454 liters

4. Length conversion

1) Mile

Mile, is often translated as "ma" in China

1mile ≈ 1.61km (ie 1 mile ≈ 1.61 kilometers)

2) Foot

foot(FT), Chinese meaning is "英尺". Feet is the plural form.
1m ≈ 3.281feet (ie 1 m ≈ 3.281 ft)