Section: Stockmanship Standards

Conversions

 Conversions Distance Imperial to metric Metric to Imperial 1 inch 2.54 centimetres 1 millimetre 0.03937 inch 1 foot 0.3048 metres 1 centimetre 0.3937 inch 1 yard 0.9144 metres 1 metre 1.094 yard 1 mile 1.6093 kilometres 1 kilometre 0.6214 mile 1 nautical mile 1.8532 kilometres 1 kilometre 1.539 nautical mile Surface / Area Imperial to metric Metric to Imperial 1 square inch 6.4516 sq. centimetre 1 sq.centimetre 0.1550 sq.inch 1 square foot 0.0929 sq.metre 1 sq.metre 10.76 square feet 1 square yard 0.8361 sq.metre 1 sq.metre 1.196 yards 1 acre 0.4047 hectare 1 hectare 2.4711 acres 1 square mile 259.0 hectares 1 hectare 0.00386 sq. miles Volume / Capacity Imperial to metric Metric to Imperial 1 cubic inch 16.387 cubic cm 1 cubic cm 0.061 cubic inch 1 cubic foot 0.0283 cubic metre 1 cubic decimetre 0.035 cubic foot 1 cubic yard 0.7646 cubic metre 1 cubic metre 1.308 cubic yard Measures Imperial to metric Metric to Imperial 1 pint 0.551 litres 1 US pint 0.473 litres 1 quart 1.136 litres 1 US quart 0.9463 litres 1 gallon 4.546 litres 1 US gallon 3.785 litres 1 bushel 26.369 litres 1 US bushel 35.24 litres Avoirdupois Weight Imperial to metric Metric to Imperial 1 ounce 28.35 grams 1 gram 0.035 ounce 1 pound 453.59 grams 1 kilogram 2.205 pounds 1 hundred weight 45.36 kilograms 1 tonne 0.984 ton 1 ton 1.016 tonnes Energy Imperial to metric Metric to Imperial 1 Joule 0.220 Calorie 1 Calorie 4.184 Joule Temperature Celsius = (F? - 32?) divided by 1.8 Fahrenheit = (C? multiplied by 1.8) + 32? Velocity 1 miles per hour 1.6093 kilometre per hour 1 foot per minute 0.3048 metres per minute Metric Numbers 1 Picogram = 10-12g 1000 picograms = 1 nanogram (ng) or 10-9g 1000 nanograms = 1 microgram (?g) or 10-6g 1000 micrograms = 1 milligram (mg) or 10-3g 1000 milligrams = 1 gram (g) 1000 grams = 1 kilogram (kg) ppm = mg/kg

 BACK TO PIG STOCKMANSHIP STANDARDS CONTENTS PAGE Extracted from Garth Pig Stockmanship Standards* written by Dr John Carr. You can buy this book HERE *Published by 5M Enterprises Limited