PRACTICE WITH UNIT CONVERSION INFORMATION
by Dr. Carol JVF Burns (website creator)
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• PRACTICE (online exercises and printable worksheets)
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This exercise tests your knowledge of the Tables of Unit Conversion Information.

You should know which conversions are exact (e.g., $\,1\text{ m}\,$ is equal to $\,100\text{ cm}\,$)
and which conversions are approximate (e.g., $\,1\text{ cm}\,$ is approximately equal to $\,0.4\text{ in}\,$).

EXAMPLE:
Question:
1 m   is (choose one)
• equal to
• approximately equal to
yd
1 m   is approximately equal to   1.1 yd
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