Basic Mathematic United States Customary Vocabulary

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Length

12 inches (in.) = 1 foot (ft)

36 in. = 3 ft= 1 yard (yd)

5280 ft = 1760 yd = 1 mile (mi)

Area

144 square inches (in.2) = 1 square foot (ft2)

9 ft2 = 1 square yard (yd2)= 43,560 ft2

4840 yd2 = 1 acre (A)

Volume

1728 cubic inches (in.3) = 1 cubic foot (ft3)

27 ft3 = 1 cubic yard (yd3)

Liquid Capacity

8 fluid ounces (fl oz) = 1 cup (c)

2 c = 1 pint (pt)

2 pt = 1 quart (qt)

4 qt = 1 gallon (gal)

Weight

16 ounces (oz) = 1 pound (lb)

2000 lb = 1 ton (t)

Temperature

Degrees Fahrenheit (°F)

32°F = freezing point of water

98.6°F = normal body temperature

212°F = boiling point of water

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1 foot = 12 inches

1 yard = 3 feet

1 quart = 2 pints

1 gallon = 4 quarts

1 pound = 16 ounces

1 inch = 2.54 centimeters

1 liter = 1.06 quarts

1 kilogram = 2.2 pounds

Fluid Ounces29.57grams
Ounces (dry)28.35grams
Grams0.0353ounces
Grams0.0022pounds
Kilograms2.21pounds
Pounds453.6grams
Pounds0.4536kilograms
Quarts0.946liters
Quarts (dry)67.2cubic inches
Quarts (liquid)57.7cubic inches
Liters1.0567quarts
Gallons3,785cubic centimeters
Gallons3.785liters

Measuring Liquids

1 dash6 drops
24 drops1/4 tsp
3 tsp1 tbsp
1 tbsp1/2 fluid ounce
2 tbsp1 fluid ounce
2 cups16 fluid ounces (1 pint)
3 tbsp1.5 fluid ounces (1 jigger)
1/2 cup4 fluid ounces
16 tbsp1 cup
1 cup8 fluid ounces (1/2 pint)
2 pints1 quart
4 quarts1 gallon

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