Table Of Units
SI derived units. (a) The radian and steradian may be used advantageously in expressions for derived units to distinguish between quantities of a different nature but of the same dimension; some examples are given in Table 4. (b) In practice, the symbols rad and sr are used where appropriate,
Standard Units. Celsius C 1 K -273.15 Rankine R 5.0/9.0 K Fahrenheit F 1 R -459.67 Pint (U.S. liquid) pint 1/8. gal Teaspoon tsp 1/3. tbl Cup cup 16. tbl Gravity's accel. Degree deg Pi/180 Can be used to convert from degrees to radians for trig functions.
MEASUREMENT AND CONVERSION TABLE U. S. CUSTOMARY SYSTEM 1 yd = 3 ft 3 tsp = 1 Tbs 1 ft = 12 in 16 Tbs 1 cup 1 fathom = 6 ft 1 cup = 8 oz (liquid capacity)
Remembering just how many tablespoons equal half a cup can be tricky, especially if you're in the middle of a complicated recipe. But you can use a simple table showing equivalences between common units of culinary measurement to help you easily convert between them.
1. Tables of Metric Units of Measurement In the metric system of measurement, designations of multiples and subdivisions of any unit may be arrived at by combining with the name of the unit the prefixes deka, hecto, and kilo meaning, respectively, 10, 100, and 1000, and
General Tables of Units of Measurement 2 This section lists units of measurement that have traditionally been used in the United States. In keeping with the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988, the ultimate objective is to make the International System of Units the primary measurement system used in the United States.