In this lesson, Julie Harland provides examples on how to convert units from one system to another. Using dimensional analysis, she demonstrates how to convert measurements like feet to meters and meters to inches. By using conversions like 1 inch is approximately 2.54 centimeters and one meter is equal to 100 centimeters, she shows how to cancel out units to get to the desired end result. This video is helpful for anyone looking to make accurate and efficient unit conversions.
This video is the second video with more examples showing how to convert from one unit to another unit. Unit conversions is also referred to as dimensional analysis.
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