# BIOTECH MATH CONVERSION CHART by hI14064W

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Length
1 meter = 100 centimeters
1 meter = 1000 millimeters
10 millimeters = 1 centimeter

Volume for Fluids
1 liter = 1000 milliliters
1 milliliter = 1 cubic centimeter
10 centiliters = 1 deciliter
10 deciliters = 1 liter

Weight Weight Conversion
1 gram = 1000 milligrams
1 kilogram = 1000 grams
1 kilogram = 2.2 pounds
1 pound = 16 ounces

Terms and abbreviations
Gram (g) measures mass or weight
Liter (l) measures volume or liquid
Meter (m) measures length or distance
Kilo (k) = thousands
Deci (d) = tenths
Centi (c) = hundredths
Milli (m) = thousandths

24 Hour Clock
Hours are numbered from 0-24. No need to use a.m. or p.m. designations. For
example:
1 am = 0100
3:30 am = 0330
10 am = 1000
12 noon = 1200
1 pm = 1300
2:30 pm = 1430
8 pm = 2000
10:15 pm = 2215
12 MN = 2400
Content
BIOTECH MATH Practice
Fill in the blanks with the correct answer. You may use a calculator.
1. 200 cm = __________ m
2. 5 cm = __________ mm
3. 1 kg = __________ gm
4. 2 gm = __________ mg
5. 1000 ml = __________ liter
6. 1 ml = __________ cc
7. 40 centiliters = __________ deciliters
8. 10 kg = __________ lbs
9. 100 lbs = _________ kg 45.5
10. 1 kg = __________ ounces 35.2
11. 2 pounds = __________ ounces
12. What is the abbreviation for Kilo? __________
13. What is the abbreviation for Milli? __________
14. Using the 24 hour clock, what time is 1300? __________ pm
15. Using the 24 hour clock, what time 8 pm? __________

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