6th Grade Math

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My daughter needs to use PROPORTION to solve metric conversions. Can you please help? The question are for the
following conversions:

g=kg ___g = 5.114 kg

km=m 0.5 km = ___m

These are the other conversions that
we need to make:

ml=L
g=mg
cm=m
kg=g

km=m 0.5 km = ___m

mm=m
cm=mm

Just not sure of the formula to use
with 'a proportion'

Thank you so much!!

  • 6th Grade Math -

    1) since 1 kg = 1000 g
    then:
    1000 g / 1 kg = x / 5.114 kg
    x = (5.114 kg * 1000 g) / 1 kg
    x = 5114 g

    2) since 1 km = 1000 m
    then:
    1000 m / 1 km = x / 0.5 km
    x = (0.5 km * 1000 m) / 1 km
    x = 500 m

    *** just do the same method for the remaining ones.. here's the rest:
    1000 mL = 1 L
    1 g = 1000 mg
    100 cm = 1 m
    1 kg = 1000 g
    1000 mm = 1 m
    1 cm = 10 mm

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    God has blessed us with your answer!!
    Thank you for helping us have a good
    start this morning!
    Hope you have a great day!

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    i new that

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