If you can't remember the conversion factor between two units, try using an online measurement unit converter.
Step 1: Go to website with measurement unit converter Go to a website that has a measurement unit converter.
TIP: Find a converter website by typing "measurement conversion" into a search engine.
Step 2: Specify number and units to convert from Specify the number and units you wish to convert from, following the directions on the website.
Step 3: Specify units to convert to Specify the units you wish to convert to.
Step 4: Click to perform conversion Click on the appropriate button to perform the conversion if it is not performed automatically. The equivalent units in the new measurement system appear on the screen.
FACT: The metric system was designed during the French Revolution.