# Ch 18: Systems of Measurement & Conversion

This math chapter instructs you on systems of measurement and conversion. These convenient lessons cover how to measure units such as length and weight, and how to convert them between different measurement systems.

## Systems of Measurement & Conversion - Chapter Summary

These short and engaging math lessons quickly boost your understanding of systems we use to measure things and how we can convert these units between systems. You'll cover how to identify units of measurements for length, weight and time, and then walk through the steps needed to convert them between the metric system and U.S. customary system, as well as Fahrenheit and Celsius. You'll also perform basic math operations using these measurement units.

After completing this chapter, you'll be able to:

• Identify the standard units of length measurement
• Perform basic mathematical operations with measurements
• Convert standard units of measurement
• Understand units and conversions of the metric system
• Convert units of time and temperature
• Convert weight measurements between the metric system and the U.S. customary system

These straightforward learning resources are designed to increase your understanding of these measurement and conversion concepts as quickly and efficiently as possible. You'll find that our expert instructors design each lesson to be concise and memorable, with clear definitions, interesting examples and step-by-step practice problems. You can reinforce what you learn by taking the multiple-choice practice quizzes for each lesson and print out the transcripts to study at a later date. When it's time to review what you learn, you can quickly find the information you need to focus on by using our intuitive course Dashboard and interactive video timelines.

7 Lessons in Chapter 18: Systems of Measurement & Conversion
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