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Englannin mittayksiköt – vastaukset October 9, 2009

Filed under: Lukusanat,Mittayksiköt — milaja @ 10:13 am
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Mittayksiköt = measures

VASTAUKSET edelliseen tehtävään

Length = pituus

1 inch (1 in) = tuuma ≈ 2.5 cm (2.54 cm)

1 foot (1 ft) = jalka ≈ 30 cm (30.48 cm)

1 yard (1 yd) = jaardi ≈ 91 cm (91.44 cm)

1 mile (1 mi) = maili = 1,609 metres (= 1.6 km)

Weight = paino

1 ounce (1 oz) = unssi ≈ 28 g (28.35 g)

1 pound (1 lb*) = naula, pauna ≈ 454 g (453.6 g)

1 stone (1 st) ≈ 6.4 kg (6.35 kg)

Capacity = tilavuus

1 pint (1 pt) ≈ 0.6 l (0.568 litre) (in Britain) ≈ 0.5 l (0.473 liter) (in the US)

1 gallon (1 gal) ≈ 4.5 l (4.546 litres) (in Britain) ≈ 3.8 l (3.785 liters) (in the US)

Ja vielä vähän lisää:

1 centimetre = 0.394 inch

1 metre = 1.094 yards

1 kilometre = 0.6214 mile

1 kilo = 2.205 pounds

1 litre = 1.76 pints

100 kilometres per hour / 100 kph = 62 miles per hour / 62 mph

50 miles per hour / 50 mph = 80 kilometres per hour / 80 kph

Lisää aiheesta:

English Weights and Measures

English Units of Measurement

English Units

Imperial Units

Imperial Units

United States customary units

Vanhat suomalaiset mittayksiköt

*Jos olet joskus ihmetellyt, miksi naulan/paunan lyhenne on lb, se tulee latinan sanasta libra.

 

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