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Este trabajo lo hice en Google Docs originalmente para una minicharla en un curso de inglés en Norwich (UK). Es muy simple. La fuente original en Google Docs …

Este trabajo lo hice en Google Docs originalmente para una minicharla en un curso de inglés en Norwich (UK). Es muy simple. La fuente original en Google Docs es:
http://docs.google.com/present/view?id=dgqbrhjc_50g7k545ct&invite=CN7wj-IC


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  • 1 inch is like a thumb 1 mile is like walking for 15 min
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    • 1. Measure, crisis and prices
    • 2. The Imperial Measurement Units Measure, crisis and prices
    • 3. Length and Area
    • 4.
      • Lenght
      •  
      • 1 inch = 25.4 mm
      •    ( in or " )
      •  
      • 1 foot = 12 inch = 304.8 mm
      •    ( ft )
      •  
      • 1 yard = 3 feet = 0.91 m
      •    ( yr )
      •  
      • 1 mile = 1760 yds = 1.61 km
      •   
      Length and Area
    • 5. Length and Area
      • Lenght
      •  
      • 1 inch = 25.4 mm
      •    ( in or " )
      •  
      • 1 foot = 12 inch = 304.8 mm
      •    ( ft )
      •  
      • 1 yard = 3 feet = 0.91 m
      •    ( yr )
      •  
      • 1 mile = 1760 yds = 1.61 km
      •   
      • Area
      •  
      • 1 square foot = 144   m2
      •    ( sq. ft. )
      •    It's like a paper napkin
      •   
      • 1 sq. yard = 9 sq. ft. = 0.84  m2
      •    It's like a card table
      •   
      • 1 acre = 4840 sq.yds. = 4047  m2
      •    It's like a football pitch
    • 6. Capacity and Volume
    • 7. Capacity and Volume
      • Capacity
      •  
      • 1 pint = 568.26 ml
      •    ( pt )   A english beer
      •  
      • 1 gallon = 8 pints = 4.55 l
      •    ( gal )
      •  
      •   
    • 8. Capacity and Volume
      • Capacity
      •  
      • 1 pint = 568.26 ml
      •    ( pt )   A english beer
      •  
      • 1 gallon = 8 pints = 4.55 l
      •    ( gal )
      •  
      •   
         Note:        1 US pint = 473.17 ml        1 US gallon = 3.79 l     
    • 9. Capacity and Volume
      • Capacity
      •  
      • 1 pint = 568.26 ml
      •    ( pt )   A english beer
      •  
      • 1 gallon = 8 pints = 4.55 l
      •    ( gal )
      •  
      •   
      •   Volume
      •  
      • 1 cubic foot = 0.03  m³
      •    ( cu. ft. )
      •   
      • 1 cubic yard = 0.76  m³
      •     ( cu. yd. )  
         Note:        1 US pint = 473.17 ml        1 US gallon = 3.79 l     
    • 10. Mass and Weight
    • 11. Mass and Weight
      • Mass
      •  
      • 1 ounce = 28.34 g
      •    ( oz )
      •    It's like a tablespoon of sugar
      •  
      • 1 pound = 16 ozs. = 453.59 g
      •    ( lb )
      •    The whole bag of sugar
      •  
      •   
    • 12. Mass and Weight
      • Mass
      •  
      • 1 ounce = 28.34 g
      •    ( oz )
      •    It's like a tablespoon of sugar
      •  
      • 1 pound = 16 ozs. = 453.59 g
      •    ( lb )
      •    The whole bag of sugar
      •  
      •   
      • Note:    There is also fluid ounce ( 1 fl. oz. = 28.41 ml ) but that is for capacity and, of course, it is different from the US fluid ounce ( 1 US fl. oz. = 29.57 ml ).
      •  
    • 13. Mass and Weight
      • Mass
      •  
      • 1 ounce = 28.34 g
      •    ( oz )
      •    It's like a tablespoon of sugar
      •  
      • 1 pound = 16 ozs. = 453.59 g
      •    ( lb )
      •    The whole bag of sugar
      •  
      •   
      • Specific for body
      • Weight
      •  
      • 1 stone = 14 lbs. = 6.35 kg
      •  
      Note:    There is also fluid ounce ( 1 fl. oz. = 28.41 ml ) but that is for capacity and, of course, it is different from the US fluid ounce ( 1 US fl. oz. = 29.57 ml ).  
    • 14. Examples of prices
      •  
      • 3.49   £ / lb
      • 3.30   £ / lb
      • 14.50   £ / kg
    • 15. Examples of prices
      •  
      • 3.49   £ / lb   =   7.76   £ / kg
      • 3.30   £ / lb   =   7.33   £ / kg
      • 14.50   £ / kg
    • 16. Examples of prices
      •  
      • 3.49   £ / lb   =   7.76   £ / kg   =   8.92   € / kg
      • 3.30   £ / lb   =   7.33   £ / kg   =   8.43   € / kg
      • 14.50   £ / kg   =   16.68   € / kg
    • 17. Examples of prices
      •  
      • 3.49   £ / lb   =   7.76   £ / kg   =   8.92   € / kg
      • In Madrid, a similar product costs 5.45 € / kg
      • 3.30   £ / lb   =   7.33   £ / kg   =   8.43   € / kg
      • In Madrid, a similar product costs 8.60 € / kg
      • 14.50   £ / kg   =   16.68   € / kg
      • In Madrid, a similar product costs 14.90 € / kg