CONVERSION CHART Liquid Measure Dry Measure Linear Measure 8 ounces = 1 cup 2 pints = 1 quart 12 inches = 1 foot 2 cups = 1 pint 4 quarts = 1 gallon 3 feet = 1 yard 16 ounces = 1 pint 8 quarts = 2 gallons or 1 peck 5.5 yards = 1 rod 4 cups = 1 quart 4 pecks = 8 gallons or 1 bushel 40 rods = 1 furlong 1 gill = ½ cup or ¼ pint 16 ounces = 1 pound 8 furlongs (5280 feet) = 1 mile 2 pints = 1 quart 2000 lbs. = 1 ton 6080 feet = 1 nautical mile 4 quarts = 1 gallon 31.5 gals. = 1 barrel Conversion of US Weight and Mass Measure to Metric System Conversion of US Linear Measure to Metric System 3 tsp = 1 tbsp. 2 tbsp. = 1/8 cup or 1 fluid ounce 4 tbsp. = ¼ cup .0353 ounces = 1 gram 1 inch = 2.54 centimeters 8 tbsp.= ½ cup ¼ ounce = 7 grams 1 foot = .3048 meters 1 pinch = 1/8 tsp or less 1 ounce = 28.35 grams 1 yard = .9144 meters 1 tsp = 60 drops 4 ounces = 113.4 grams 1 mile = 1609.3 meters or 1.6093 kilometers 8 ounces = 226.8 grams .03937 in. = 1 millimeter Conversion of US Liquid Measure to Metric System 1 pound = 454 grams .3937 in. = 1 centimeter 2.2046 pounds = 1 kilogram 3.937 in. = 1 decimeter 1 fluid oz. = 29.573 milliliters .98421 long ton or 1.1023 short tons = 1 metric ton 39.37 in. = 1 meter 1 cup = 230 milliliters 3280.8 ft. or .62137 miles = 1 kilometer 1 quart = .94635 liters 1 gallon = 3.7854 liters To convert a Fahrenheit temperature to Centigrade, do the following: a. Subtract 32   b. Multiply by 5   c. Divide by 9   To convert Centigrade to Fahrenheit, do the following: a. Multiply by 9   b. Divide by 9   c. Add 32 .033814 fluid ounces = 1 milliliter 3.3814 fluid ounces = 1 deciliter 33.814 fluid oz. or 1.0567 qt. = 1 liter