Exercise Answers: Module 13

The US Measurement System

We generally won’t worry about significant figures in these answers; we’ll probably say “

2

miles” even if “2.000 miles” is technically correct.

  1. 54 in
  2. 54 ft
  3. 36 in
  4. 1,760 yd
  5. 14\frac{2}{3} ft or 14 ft 8 in
  6. 15 yd
  7. 2 mi
  8. 30 yd
  9. 40 oz
  10. 2,400 lb
  11. 18.75 lb
  12. 32,000 oz
  13. 48 fl oz
  14. 7 pt
  15. 8 pt
  16. 5 c
  17. 1.25 gal
  18. 64 fl oz
  19. 3 lb 7 oz
  20. 7 c 3 fl oz
  21. 15 ft 2 in
  22. 4 t 500 lb
  23. 20 lb or 20 lb 0 oz combined
  24. 3 lb 2 oz heavier
  25. 9 ft 1 in combined
  26. 1 ft 5 in longer

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