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Author:Washington State Department of Transportation
Description: Conversion tables between U.S. customary units and SI (International System) units. The proper conversion procedure is to multiply the specified value on the left (primarily U.S. customary values) by the conversion factor exactly as given below and then round to the appropriate number of significant digits desired. Units cover area, force, hard conversions for construction materials, length, mass, pavement, pipe, power, pressure or stress, reinforcing steel, sheet metal, sieve, symbols, temperature, trades in construction, volume, and wire conversion factors.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Math Topics: Temperature, Terms/Units of Measure

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