Problem 27Q

Draw a solution map to convert a measurement in meters to feet.

Problem 27Q

Draw a solution map to convert a measurement in meters to feet.

Solution: Here, we are going to convert a measurement in meters to feet.

Step1:

Conversion of units can be done by a method called unit factor method based on the relationship between different units that expresses the same quantity.

Step2:

Converting meters(m) to feet(ft):

1 m = 3.28084 ft

1 = 3.28084 ft / 1 m

3.28084 ft / 1 m is called the conversion factor. Any measurement in grams can be converted to pounds by simply multiplying the given quantity with the conversion factor.

Thus, 78 m = 78 m x = 255.906 ft.

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