# Measurement Calculator

Measurement refers to the comparison of an unknown quantity with a known quantity. The result of the measurement is a numeric value with certain units. Volume is the space enclosed or occupied by any three-dimensional object or solid shape.

## What is a Measurement Calculator?

A 'Measurement Calculator' is a free online tool that helps in converting one capacity measurement unit into another. In this calculator, you can select a measuring unit, and the unit in which you want it to convert and its equivalent will be displayed within a few seconds.

## How to Use Measurement Calculator?

Follow the steps given below to use the calculator:

**Step 1:**Select both the initial and the final unit from the dropdown and the value to convert in the space provided.**Step 2:**Click on the**"Convert"**button to find the final unit.**Step 3:**Click on the**"Reset"**button to clear the field and select new units.

## How to do a Measurement?

A conversion factor is a value or a number that is used to change one set of units to another, either by multiplication or division. An appropriate conversion factor makes calculation quick and easy. The table given below contains the conversion factors for capacity measurement units.

1 milliliter | 0.001 liter |

1 centiliter | 0.01 liter |

1 deciliter | 0.1 liter |

1 decaliter | 10 liters |

1 hectoliter | 100 liters |

1 kiloliter | 1000 liters |

1 cubic inch | 1.639x10^{-2} liters |

1 pint | 473.16 milliliters/ 0.57 liters |

1 quart | 946.353 milliliters/ 0.946353 liters/ 2 pints |

1 gallon | 3.785 liters/ 4 quarts/ 8 pints/ 128 fluid ounces |

1 cubic foot | 28.316 liters |

**Solved Example:**

What is the equivalent of 5 gallons into pints?

**Solution:**

We know that

1 gallon = 7.998 pints

Therefore, 5 gallons = 39.989 pints

Similarly, you can try the calculator and find the following :

- Convert 15 liter(s) to gallon(s).
- Convert 76 deciliter(s) to liter(s).

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