# Converting Units & Converting Rates Quiz 1

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This quiz assesses your ability to convert from one unit to another as well as your ability to convert from one rate to another.   Good luck!

• 1.
• A.

80 cups

• B.

80 gallons

• C.

.3125 cups

• D.

.3125 gallons

A. 80 cups
Explanation
The gallons units cancel in your multiplication. You just multiply 5 by 16 and your answer is in cups.

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• 2.
• A.

15000 m

• B.

15000 cm

• C.

1.5 m

• D.

1.5 cm

C. 1.5 m
Explanation
The cm units cancel and leave you with meters. 150/100 = 1.5, so your answer is 1.5 m.

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• 3.

### Identify the missing fraction in the following problem:

• A.

3 yds/1 ft

• B.

3 ft/1 yd

• C.

1 yd/3 ft

• D.

1 ft/3 yds

B. 3 ft/1 yd
Explanation
The correct answer is 3ft/1yd since the yards units must cancel and 3 ft = 1 yd.

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• 4.

### Complete this problem on your own and select your final answer.

• A.

1280 cups

• B.

1280 gallons

• C.

5 gallons

• D.

4.5 gallons

C. 5 gallons
Explanation
80 cups * 1 gal/16 cups = 5 gallons

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• 5.

### Convert 3 miles to feet.

• A.

1760 feet

• B.

1760 miles

• C.

5280 feet

• D.

15840 feet

D. 15840 feet
Explanation
3 mi * 5280 ft/1 mi = 15840 ft

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• 6.

### Select the fraction that is missing from this problem.

• A.

1 mi/5280 ft

• B.

1 h/3600 sec

• C.

3600 sec/1 mi

• D.

3600 sec/1 h

D. 3600 sec/1 h
Explanation
The given problem involves converting units of measurement. The missing fraction is 3600 sec/1 h, which represents the conversion factor from seconds to hours. This fraction is necessary to convert a given time in seconds to hours.

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• 7.

### Select the fraction that is missing from this problem.

• A.

1 mi/5280 ft

• B.

5280 ft/1 mi

• C.

5280 ft/1 h

• D.

1 h/3600 sec

B. 5280 ft/1 mi
Explanation
The given problem is asking for a missing fraction. Looking at the options, we can see that all the fractions are given except for one: 5280 ft/1 mi. This is the missing fraction.

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• 8.

### Complete this problem to find the final answer.

• A.

114.0625 gal/year

• B.

.219 gal/year

• C.

22.8125 gal/year

• D.

29,200 gal/year

A. 114.0625 gal/year
Explanation
The given answer, 114.0625 gal/year, is the final answer to the problem.

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• 9.
• A.

1,330,560,000 ft/sec

• B.

1.47 ft/sec

• C.

47.73 ft/sec

• D.

102.67 ft/sec

D. 102.67 ft/sec

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