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# Converting Units of Measurement Poster (Metric)

PDF | 8 pages | Grades: 4 - 6

Use these posters to assist your students in learning the different units of measurement in the metric system.

Information includes:

Converting Units of Length –

1 centimeter = 10 millimeters
1 meter = 100 centimeters
1 kilometer = 1,000 meters

Converting Units of Mass –

1 gram = 1,000 milligrams
1 kilogram = 1,000 grams

Converting Units of Capacity –

1 liter = 1,000 milliliters

Converting Units of Area –

1 hectare = 10,000 meters²
1 kilometer² = 100 hectares

Converting Units of Time (version 1) –

1 minute = 60 seconds
1 hour = 60 minutes
1 day = 24 hours
1 week = 7 days
1 year = 365 days
1 year = 52 weeks
1 year = 12 months
1 century = 100 years

Converting Units of Time (version 2) –

1 minute = 60 seconds
1 hour = 60 minutes
1 day = 24 hours
1 week = 7 days
1 year = 365 days

Converting Units of Data –

1 byte = 8 bits
1 kilobyte = 1,024 bytes
1 megabyte = 1,024 kilobytes
1 gigabyte = 1,024 megabytes
1 terrabyte = 1,024 gigabytes
1 petabyte = 1,024 terrabytes

Be sure and check out our Converting Units of Measurement Posters in the Customary System as well!

### Converting Units of Measurement Poster (Customary)

Use these posters to assist your students in learning the different units of measurement in the customary system.

### Curriculum

• #### CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.MD.A.1

Know relative sizes of measurement units within one system of units including km, m, cm; kg, g; lb, oz.; l, ml; hr, min, sec. Within a single system of measurement, express measurements in a larger unit in terms of a smaller unit. Record measurement ...

• #### CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.5.MD.A.1

Convert among different-sized standard measurement units within a given measurement system (e.g., convert 5 cm to 0.05 m), and use these conversions in solving multi-step, real world problems.

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