Understanding and Using Measurements
You will be required to solve realworld problems involving length, temperature, weight, and capacity using the U.S. measurement system.
The following relationships should be known.
Length 


12 inches 
= 
1 foot 
3 feet 
= 
1 yard 
5280 feet 
= 
1 mile 



Volume 


2 cups 
= 
1 pint 
2 pints 
= 
1 quart 
4 quarts 
= 
1 gallon 



Weight 


16 ounces 
= 
1 pound 
2000 pounds 
= 
1 ton 



Time 


60 seconds 
= 
1 minute 
60 minutes 
= 
1 hour 
24 hours 
= 
1 day 
7 days 
= 
1 week 
52 weeks 
= 
1 year 
