UNITS HELP
Menu details :
Numbers can be converted to their SI
equivalent values and from SI values to any other unit of measure
BASIC INSTRUCTIONS:-
* Enter a number in the “Enter unit value to convert”
input box i.e. the input box titled km^2 below.(value of 1 has been
entered).
* Select the unit it is represented in. i.e. In the example
below the km^2 option box has been selected, hence the value is 1km^2
* The SI equilivent value will be displayed in the Right hand
input box. I.e. in the case below , the 1 km^2 value ha can converted
to an SI unit m^2 value.
* By selecting the Reverse Checked
box and by doing the exact opposite as above the SI value will be
converted to any of the unit measures selected.
The REVERSE DIRECTION check box :- If checked
, units are converted from their SI value to the unit selected.
In the example above the value 1 has been converted from it's km^2
unit to its SI unit measure of 1000000 m^2. The conversion factor
used is also displayed.
UNIT SYMBOLS
mm - millimeter
km - kilometer
yd - yard
cm - centimeter
in - inch
ft - foot
m - metro
ha - hectare
kcal - kilocalorie
Btu - British thermal unit
Cal- calorie
MJ - mega joule (1,000,000 joules)
g - gram
mg - milligram
kg - kilogram
gal - gallon
KJ - kilojoule (1000 joules)
kWh - kilo watt hour
hp - horse power
lbf - pound force
W - watt
J - joule
h - hour
s - second
mN - milli newton
kgf - kilogram force
tonf - ton force
kN - kilo newton
N - newton
min - minute
psi - pounds per square inch
atm- atmosphere
dyn - dyne
l - liter
mmHg - millimeters of mercury
Plane\Time\Temp Units
Method of use :
* Enter a number in the “Enter unit value to convert”
input
* Select the entered units measurement from the dropdown list box.
*Select a unit to convert to from the displayed options.
*The result will be displayed.
In the case below 1 year is convert to 1 year.