Unit Conversion 1 - linear

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Lesson Description:

This video is an introduction to converting from one unit to another unit. Unit conversions is also referred to as dimensional analysis.

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Questions answered by this video:
  • How do you convert between units of measurement?
  • What is dimensional analysis?
  • How do you convert 8 feet to inches?
  • How do you convert 8 inches to centimeters?
  • How do you convert 2 miles to yards?
  • How do you convert 450 centimeters to feet?
  • How do you do unit conversions?
  • How do you cross out units to get the correct unit in the solution?
  • How do you convert from miles to yards if you don't know the conversion factors?
  • How do you do factor labeling?
  • Staff Review

    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    This is a much-requested topic by students - converting between units of measurement. All steps involved in this conversion are explained in this lesson. Some problems are done in this lesson, and more are done in the other lessons in this series.