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       Title: Approximate Metric Equivalents for U.S. Measurements
  Categories: Information, Ceideburg 2
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   NOTE:  All metric equivalents are approximate; they have been rounded
   to the nearest metric equivalent for ease of use.
  
   APPROXIMATE METRIC EQUIVALENTS FOR VOLUME 
   U.S.Volume ......................Metric Measure Equivalent 
   1/8 t................................0.5 milliliter
   1/4 t..................................1 milliliter
   1/2 t..................................2 milliliters
   1 t....................................5 milliliters
   1/2 T..................................7 milliliters
   1 T (3 teaspoons).....................15 milliliters
   2 T (1 fluid ounce)...................30 milliliters
   1/4 c (4 tablespoons).................60 milliliters
   1/3 c.................................80 milliliters 
   1/2 c (4 fluid ounces)...............125 milliliters
   2/3 c................................160 milliliters
   3/4 c (6 fluid ounces)...............180 milliliters
   1 c (16 tablespoons).................250 milliliters
   1 pt (2 cups)........................500 milliliters 
   1 qt (4 cups)..........................1 Liter
   
   APPROXIMATE METRIC EQUIVALENTS FOR TEMPERATURES
   Degrees...................................Degrees
   Fahrenheit................................Celcius
   200 F.....................................100 C 
   250 F.....................................120 C 
   275 F.....................................140 C 
   300 F.....................................150 C 
   325 F.....................................160 C 
   350 F.....................................180 C
   375 F.....................................190 C
   400 F.....................................200 C 
   425 F.....................................220 C 
   450 F.....................................230 C
   
   APPROXIMATE METRIC EQUIVALENTS FOR WEIGHT U.S.
   Weight..............................Metric
   Measure................................Equivalent
   1/2 ounce..............................15 grams
   1 ounce................................30 grams
   2 ounces...............................60 grams
   3 ounces...............................85 grams
   1/4 lb (4 ounces).....................115 grams
   1/2 lb (8 ounces).....................225 grams
   3/4 lb (12 ounces)....................340 grams
   1 lb (16 ounces)......................450 grams
   
   APPROXIMATE METRIC EQUIVALENTS FOR DIMENSIONS
   U.S.....................................Metric
   Dimension.............................Equivalent
   1/16 inch.......................... 2 millimeters
   1/8 inch........................... 3 millimeters
   3/16 inch.......................... 5 millimeters
   1/4 inch........................... 6 millimeters
   3/8 inch........................... 9 millimeters
   1/2 inch...........................1.3 centimeters
   3/4 inch...........................1.9 centimeters
   1 inch.............................2.5 centimeters
   1 1/2 inches.........................4 centimeters
   2 inches.............................5 centimeters
   3 inches.............................8 centimeters
   4 inches............................10 centimeters
   5 inches............................13 centimeters
   9 inches............................23 centimeters
   11 inches...........................28 centimeters
   13 inches...........................33 centimeters
   
   BRITISH IMPERIAL EQUIVALENTS FOR U.S. VOLUME MEASURES U.S.
   Volume.............................Imperial
   Measure................................Equivalent
   1 fluid ounce......................1.04 fluid ounces
   1 pint............................... 0.83 pint
   1 quart.............................. 0.83 quart
   1 gallon............................. 0.83 gallon
   
   From “Wok Cooking Class Cookbook” by the Editors of Consumer Guide,
   Beekman House, N.Y., 1983, ISBN:  0-517-40269-6
   
   Posted by Stephen Ceideberg; November 22 1992.
  
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