# [Answer] conversion factor

###### Answer: is a ratio of equivalent measurements that is used to convert a quantity expressed by on unit to another unit
conversion factor
Examples of conversion factors include: 1 gallon = 3.78541 liters (volume) 1 pound = 16 ounces (mass) 1 kilogram = 1 000 grams (mass) 1 pound = 453.592 grams (mass) 1 minute = 60000 milliseconds (time) 1 square mile = 2.58999 square kilometers (area)
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The above conversion factors are derived from the following factors: 1 inch (in) = 2.54 (exact) centimeters (cm) 1 liter (L) = 1 000 cubic centimeters (cm3) 1 pound (Ib) =0.45359 kilograms (kg) Other Conversion Factors of Units Commonly Used by the Conservation Division (Three or More Significant Figures) Length inch (in) foot (ft)
A conversion factor is a numeric expression that enables feet to be changed to chains as an equal exchange. A conversion factor is a number used to change one set of units to another by multiplying or dividing.
References; Unit Conversion Tables. In the following tables a number in bold and blue indicates an exact conversion value.. Length. A table of conversion factors between commo…