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## Clinical Calculations Made Easy: Solving Problems Using Dimensional Analysis, 3rd Edition

### Approximate equivalents for metric, apothecary, and household weights and volumes

Approximate Equivalents for Weight

 METRIC APOTHECARY 1 kg (1000 g) 2.2 lb 1 g (1000 mg) 15 gr 60 mg 1 gr

Approximate Equivalents for Volume

 METRIC APOTHECARY HOUSEHOLD 4000 mL 1 gal (4 qt) 1 L (1000 mL) 1 qt (2 pt) 500 mL 1 pt (16 fl oz) 240 mL 8 oz 1 cup 30 mL 1 oz (8 dr) 2 tbsp 15 mL Â˝ oz (4 dr) 1 tbsp (3 tsp) 5 mL 1 dr (60 M) 1 tsp (60 gtt) 1 mL (1 cc) 15 M 15 gtt 1 M 1 gtt

Celsius and Fahrenheit Temperature Equivalents

 ** Conversion Chart ** Celsius to Fahrenheit 35.0 95.0 35.5 95.9 36.0 96.8 36.5 97.7 37.0 98.6 37.5 99.5 38.0 100.4 38.5 101.3 39.0 102.2 39.5 103.1 40.0 104.0 40.5 104.9 41.0 105.8 41.5 106.7 42.0 107.6
 To convert from Fahrenheit to Celsius:   °C = (°F - 32) ÷ 1.8To convert from Celsius to Fahrenheit:   °F = °C × 1.8 + 32   °C = temperature in degrees Celsius   °F = temperature in degrees Fahrenheit

Abbreviations Used in Clinical Calculations

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