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    Measures

English Pronunciation Français
a solid ounce of vahn-tweet gram deh 28 grammes de
3.527 solid ounces of sahn gram deh 100 grammes de
2.2 pounds of uhn kee-low deh 1 kilogram de
.017 pints of uhn sahn-tee-lee-tr deh 1 centilitre de
.176 pints of uhn day-see-lee-tr deh 1 décilitre de
1.76 pints of uhn lee-tr deh 1 litre de
.393 inches of uhn sahn-tee-meh-tr deh un centimètre de
1.0936 yards of uhn meh-tr deh un mètre de
.its 6 miles to say-tah see kee-low-meh-tr c’est à six kilomètre
its 1.6 mile to say-tah uhn ver-gool see kee-low-meh-tr c’est à 1,6 kilomètres
a bag of uhn sahk deh un sac de
a bar of ewn tah-bleht deh une tablette de
a bottle of ewn boo-tehy deh une bouteille de
a box of ewn bwaht deh une boîte de
a can of ewn bwaht deh une boîte de
a dozen of ewn doo-zehn deh une douzaine de
[about] a half pound of uhn kard kee-low deh un quard de kilo de
a jar of uhn boh-kahl deh un bocal de
a package of uhn pah-kay deh un paquet de
a packet of uhn pah-kay deh un paquet de
[about] a pound of uhn deh-mee kee-loh deh un demi-kilo de
[about] a quart of uhn lee-truh deh un litre de
a slice of ewn trahn-sh deh une tranche de
a shopping bag uhn sak ah pro-vee-zee-yohn un sac à provisions
a tube of ewn toohb deh une tube de
US/Metric Conversions             French Measures Metric/US Conversions
U.S. to Metric Conversions

        U. S.     Metric
3 teaspoons 1 tablespoon 1/2 ounce 14.3 grams
2 tablespoons 1/8 cup 1 ounce 28.3 grams
4 tablespoons 1/4 cup 2 ounces 56.7 grams
5 1/3 tablespoons 1/3 cup 2.6 ounces 75.6 grams
8 tablespoons 1/2 cup 4 ounces 113.4 grams
12 tablespoons 3/4 cup 6 ounces 170 grams
16 tablespoons 1 cup 8 ounces 226.8 grams
32 tablespoons 2 cups 16 ounces 453.6 grams
64 tablespoons 4 cups 32 ounces 907.2 grams
1 oz. 30 milliliters
16 oz 1 pint 475 milliliters
32 oz 1 quart 950 milliliters
128 oz 1 gallon 3.75 liters 3750 milliliters
1/2 pound 252 grams
1.1 pounds 500 grams
2.2 pounds 1000 grams [1 kilo]
8 quarts 1 peck 8.81 liters
4 pecks 1 bushel 35.24 liters
1 lb flour 4 cups
1 lb granulated sugar 2 cups
1/4 lb butter 1/2 cup 1 stick 113.4 grams
1 lb butter 2 cups 4 sticks 453.6 grams
8 oz can 1 cup 226.8 grams
#1 can 1 1/4 cups
#303 can 2 cups 453.6 grams
1 cup 1/2 pint 8 fluid ounces 237 ml
2 cups 1 pint 16 fluid ounces 474 ml
4 cups 1 quart 32 fluid ounces 948 ml
2 pints 1 quart 32 fluid ounces 948 ml
2 quarts 1/2 gallon 64 fluid ounces 1.896 liters
4 quarts 1 gallon 128 fluid ounces 3.792 liters
1 inch 0.0254 m
1 foot 0.3048 m
1 yard 0.9144 m
1 mile 1.6 km
Metric to U.S. Conversions

Metric U.S.
1 millimètre 1/1000 mètre 0.039 in
1 centimètre 1/100 mètre 0.393 in
1 décimètre 1/10 mètre 3.937 ins
1 mètre 1.0936 yds
1 kilomètre 1000 mètre .6 miles
1 gram 1 cc pure water 1/16 lb 0.352 oz
454 grams 454 cc pure water 1 lb 16 oz
1 kilo 1 liter water sea level 2.2 lbs 35.2 oz
1 liter 1.76 pints
1 déciliter 3.52 oz
Cooking Metrics & Conversions

  • Liquid Volume
  • To Convert U.S. Gallons to Liters
    Multiply by 3.8
  • To Convert Liters to U.S. Gallons
    Multiply by .26
  • To Convert U.S. Gallons to Imperial Gallons
    Multiply by .83
  • To Convert Imperial Gallons to U.S. Gallons
    Multiply by 1.20
  • To Convert Imperial Gallons to Liters
    Multiply by 4.55
  • To Convert Liters to Imperial Gallons
    Multiply by .22

 

  • Distance

    • To Convert Inches to Centimeters
      Multiply by 2.54
    • To Convert Centimeters to Inches
      Multiply by .39
    • To Convert Feet to Meters
      Multiply by .30
    • To Convert Meters to Feet
      Multiply by  3.28
    • To Convert Yards to Meters
      Multiply by .91
    • To Convert Meters to Yards
      Multiply by 1.09
    • To Convert Miles to Kilometers
      Multiply by 1.61
    • To Convert Kilometers to Miles
                  Multiply by .62

 

  • Weight

    • To Convert Ounces to Grams
      Multiply Ounces by 28.35
    • To Convert Grams to Ounces
      Multiply Grams by .035
    • To Convert Pounds to Kilograms
      Multiply Pounds by .45
    • To Convert Kilograms to Pounds
      Multiply Kilograms by 2.20
    • To Convert Grams to Pounds:

    1 pound = 454 grammes            p   = 1/454 * 20           p   = .0441to convert that to ounces:     = .705 ouncesto convert kilos to pounds:to convert 2 kilos to pounds:              = 9.69 pounds

  •           p  = 2 * 1000/1 * 1/454
  •           p  = k * 1000/1k * 1p/454
  •  O  = .0441 * 16
  •            p   = 20/454
  • to convert 20 grams to pounds:
  •            p  = 1/454 * g

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