7.8 Dimensional Analysis

Blood sugar levels are measured in miligrams of gluclose per deciliter of blood volume. If a person’s blood sugar level measured 128 mg/dL, how much is this in grams per liter?






234 oz. to tons






8 km2 to square feet






185 yd. per min. to miles per hour





248 mph to meters per second






The largest single rough diamond ever found, the Cullinan diamond, weighed 3106 carats; how much does the diamond weigh in miligrams? in pounds? (1 carat – 0.2 grams)







11.2 mg to grams





7 mi. to yards





9,800,000 mm (milimeters) to miles





3.5 mph (miles per hour) to feet per second