**Converting Metric Units Worksheet :**

Worksheet given in this section will be much useful for the students who would like to practice problems on converting metric units.

Before look at the worksheet, if you would like to learn how to do conversions between different metric units,

**Problem 1 :**

Convert 2 meters into centimeters.

**Problem 2 :**

Convert 3.5 decimeters into centimeters.

**Problem 3 :**

Convert 30 decimeters into meters.

**Problem 4 :**

Convert 5280 meters into kilometers.

**Problem 5 :**

Convert 24 hectometers into kilometers

**Problem 6 :**

Convert 2 kilograms in to grams.

**Problem 7 :**

Convert 3.5 deciliters into centiliters.

**Problem 8 :**

Convert 0.5 decigrams into centigrams.

**Problem 9 :**

Convert 48 milligrams into centigrams.

**Problem 10 :**

Convert 5000 grams into kilograms.

**Problem 1 :**

Convert 2 meters into centimeters.

**Solution : **

Here, we convert bigger unit into smaller unit. So we have to multiply.

2 m = 2 ⋅ 100 cm

2 m = 200 cm

So, 2 m is equal to 200 cm.

**Problem 2 :**

Convert 3.5 decimeters into centimeters.

**Solution : **

**Here, we convert bigger unit into smaller unit. So we have to multiply.**

3.5 dm = 3.5 ⋅ 10 cm

3.5 dm = 35 cm

So, 3.5 decimeters is equal to 35 centimeters.

**Problem 3 :**

Convert 30 decimeters into meters.

**Solution : **

**Here, we convert smaller unit into bigger unit. So we have to divide.**

30 decimeters = 30 / 10 meters

30 decimeters = 3 meters

So, 30 decimeters is equal to 3 meters.

**Problem 4 :**

Convert 5280 meters into kilometers.

**Solution : **

**Here, we convert smaller unit into bigger unit. So we have to divide.**

5280 meters = 5280 / 1000 kilometers

5280 meters = 5.28 kilometers

So, 5280 meters is equal to 5.28 kilometers.

**Problem 5 :**

Convert 24 hectometers into kilometers

**Solution : **

**Here, we convert smaller unit into bigger unit. So we have to divide.**

24 hectometers = 24/10 kilometers

24 hectometers = 2.4 kilometers

So, 24 hectometers is equal to 2.4 kilometers.

**Problem 6 :**

Convert 2 kilograms in to grams.

**Solution : **

Here, we convert bigger unit into smaller unit. So we have to multiply.

2 kg = 2 ⋅ 1000 grams

2 kg = 2000 grams

So, 2 kg is equal to 2000 grams.

**Problem 7 :**

Convert 3.5 deciliters into centiliters.

**Solution : **

**Here, we convert bigger unit into smaller unit. So we have to multiply.**

3.5 deciliters = 3.5 ⋅ 10 centiliters

3.5 deciliters = 35 centiliters

So, 3.5 deciliters is equal to 35 centiliters.

**Problem 8 :**

Convert 0.5 decigrams into centigrams.

**Solution : **

**Here, we convert bigger unit into smaller unit. So we have to multiply.**

0.5 decigrams = 0.5 ⋅ 10 centigrams

0.5 decigrams = 5 centigrams

So, 0.5 decigrams is equal to 5 centigrams.

**Problem 9 :**

Convert 48 milligrams into centigrams.

**Solution : **

**Here, we convert smaller unit into bigger unit. So we have to divide.**

48 milligrams = 48 / 10 centigrams

48 milligrams = 4.8 centigrams

So, 48 milligrams is equal to 4.8 centigrams.

**Problem 10 :**

Convert 5000 grams into kilograms.

**Solution : **

**Here, we convert smaller unit into bigger unit. So we have to divide.**

5000 grams = 5000 / 1000 kg

5000 grams = 5 kg

So, 5000 grams is equal to 5 kilograms.

After having gone through the problems explained above, we hope that the students would have understood how to do conversions between metric units.

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