The world is full of different units of measure, and it's important to know how to convert from one unit to another. This tutorial shows you how to convert from miles to kilometers. Check it out!

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Background Tutorials

Understand a multiple of a/b as a multiple of 1/b, and use this understanding to multiply a fraction by a whole number.

Multiplying a whole number and a fraction can be confusing, but this tutorial helps to sort things out. Check it out!

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 equivalents in a two-column table.

An inch, a foot, and a mile are all customary units used to measure the length of an object. This tutorial introduces you to the customary units for length.

If you're measuring the length of an object, you can use one of the metric units used to measure length. Follow along with this tutorial to learn about these metric units for length.