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The number of pints in a quart.

U.S. customary units for liquid measures: 1 gallon = 4 quarts = 8 pints = 32 gills = 128 fluid ounces = 1024 fluid drams = 61440 minims = 3.785411784 liters = 231 inch3.

 

The number of dry pints in a quart.

U.S. customary units for dry measures: 1 bushel = 4 pecks = 32 dry quarts = 64 dry pints = 35.23907016688 liters = 2150.42 inch3.

 

The number of pints in a quart.

British imperial units for dry and liquid measures: 1 bushel = 4 pecks = 8 gallons = 32 quarts = 64 pints = 256 gills = 1280 fluidounces = 36.368736 liters.

 

The number of tablespoons in a fluid ounce.

U.S. customary units for kitchen measurements: ½ pints = 1 cup = 8 fluid ounces = 16 tablespoons = 48 teaspoons = 2880 drops = 236.588 ml.

 

1 point = 1/100 carat = 2 milligrams. (Value adopted in 1907). Metric carat or carat is a unit of mass for precious stones.

 

Mohs hardness scale for estimating the hardness of minerals or solid substances: diamond 10, corundum 9, topaz 8, quartz 7, orthoclase 6, apatite 5, fluorite 4, calcite 3, gypsum 2 and talc 1.

 

The number of weeks in a fortnight.

 

The 2 o’clock direction is 60o to the right.

 

Even a broken clock can show a correct time twice a day!

 

Milk of 2% milk fat has averagely 5 g total fat (included 3 g saturated fat) in a cup. Whole milk has averagely 8 g total fat (included 5 g saturated fat) in a cup (236.588 ml).


2.11...

1 liter = 2.113376 pints.

 U.S. customary units for liquid measures: 1 gallon = 4 quarts = 8 pints = 32 gills = 128 fluid ounces = 1024 fluid drams = 61440 minims = 3.785411784 liters = 231 inch3.

U.S. customary units for weight measures: 35.274 oz (ounces) = 2.20462 lb (pounds) = 1 kg (kilogram & 16 ounces = 1 lb (pound).

 

2.471

The number of acres in a hectare.

U.S. customary units for area measures: 1 acre = 160 square rods = 4,840 square yards = 43,560 square feet = 6,272,640 square inches = 4046.8564224 m2 & 1 square mile (1 section) = 640 acres = 2,589,988.11 m2 = 2.59 km2 = 259 hectares & 1 hectare = 2.471 acres = 10,000 m2 & 1 township = 36 square miles.

 

2.54

1 inch = 2.54 cm (centimeters), exact definition standardized in July 1959. (U.S. customary and metric units for linear measures).

 

2.59

The number of square kilometers (km2) in a square mile.

U.S. customary units for area measures: 1 acre = 160 square rods = 4,840 square yards = 43,560 square feet = 6,272,640 square inches = 4046.8564224 m2 & 1 square mile (1 section) = 640 acres = 2,589,988.11 m2 = 2.59 km2 = 259 hectares & 1 hectare = 2.471 acres = 10,000 m2 & 1 township = 36 square miles.