Sunday

November 23, 2014

November 23, 2014

Posted by **Emma** on Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 6:47pm.

32km/hr > m/s

Like how do you convert that?

- Science -
**Henry**, Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 7:52pmV = 32km/h = 32000m/3600s = 8.89 m/s.

32km = 32,000 m.

1h = 3600s.

- Science -
**Damon**, Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 8:22pmanything/divided by the same thing does not change anything really but the name of it

so multiplying by (1000 m/ 1 km ) for example

does not change the amount, just its name

so

(32 km/hr)(1 hr/3600s)(1000 m/km)

hr cancels, km cancels

comes out in m/s

- Science -
**Damon**, Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 8:23pmThat trick does not matter here, but when you get problems with a whole bunch of conversions needed, it sure helps.

- Science -
**Henry**, Friday, December 20, 2013 at 6:06pmYes, I use that trick when there are more conversions than we have here.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Metric Conversions...Help! - How would you convert these? Metric conversions 1. ...

Programming - How would the flow charts and pseudocode look for this? The Metric...

Science - Is there an easier way to understand how to convert gallons to liters ...

Chemistry - How would you convert these? Metric conversions 1. 2000 mg = ...

Math/Metric system - I need to know how to make conversions and compare within ...

algebra - Convert the metric measurements into inc,correct to the nearest inc.C)...

6th Grade Math - My daughter needs to use PROPORTION to solve metric conversions...

history ish - The U.S is the only country currently not using the metric system ...

Metric System - I have two queations that have to do with the metric system: 1- ...

Physics - what um it's like a measurement but the u is all wierd... I'm trying ...