# Metric Conversion Calculator

A **metric conversion calculator** is a free online tool that gives the answers to the metric conversions. The different unit of measurement resulted in the introduction of the "Metric System".

## What is a Metric Conversion Calculator?

Metric Conversion refers to the conversion of the given units to desired units for any quantity to be measured. Metric Conversion Calculator** **helps you to do metric conversions, in a few seconds.

### Metric Conversion Calculator

**NOTE:** Please enter positive values of length, area, volume, time and weight only.

## How to Use the Metric Conversion Calculator?

Follow the steps given below and try to use the calculator.

**Step 1:**Enter the value and select its unit.**Step 2:**Select the unit you want to convert it to.**Step 3:**Click on**"Go"**to get the answer.**Step 4:**Click on**"Reset"**to clear the field and enter the new value.

## How to do Metric Conversions?

- Identify the unit that you want to convert to.
- Find out the relationship between the two units
- Then multiply or divide accordingly.

## Solved Examples on Metric Conversion Calculator

**Example 1:**

Convert 12 ft into inches.

**Solution:**

We know that 1 ft = 12 inches, therefore 12 ft = 12 × 12 inches = 144 inches.

**Example 2:**

Convert 20 meters into feet.

**Solution:**

We know that 1 meter = 3.28084 feet, therefore 20 ft = 20 × 3.28084 feet = 65.6168 feet

**Example 3:**

Convert 400sec into minutes.

**Solution:**

We know that 1 sec = 1/60 minute, therefore 400 seconds = 400 × 1/60 minutes = 6.66 minutes

Similarly,

- Converting 26°C to Kelvin will give 299 Kelvin
- Converting 40 pounds to kilograms will give 18.14 kg

Now, use the calculator and convert:

- 1200 seconds to minutes
- 40 cubic meters to cubic inches

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