Measures Of Volume

 Name. Cu. Met. Cu. In. Cu. Ft. Cu.Yd. Cu. centimeter (cm.3) = .000001 = .061025 Cu. decimeter (dm.5) = .001000 = 61.0254 Centistere = .010000 = 610.2540 = .35316 Decistere = .100000 = 3.53156 Stere [= cu.m. (m.8)] = 1.000000 = 35.3156 = 1.308 Decastere =10.000000 = 353.156 = 13.080

Measures Of Capacity

 Name. Liters. Liq. Meas. Dry Meas. Milliliter (ml.) (=cu. centimeter) = .00100 = .008454 gill = .001816 pint Centiliter (cl.) .01000 = .084537 gill = .018162 pint Deciliter (dl.) = .10000 = .845370 gill = .18162 pint Liter (1.) (= cubic decimeter) J = 1.0000 = 1.05671 qt. .264179 gal. = .11351 peck Decaliter (Dl.)(= centistere) = 10.000 = 2.64179 gal. = 1.1351 peck Hectoliter (HI.) (= decistere) = 100.00 = 26.4179 gal. = 2.83783 bu. Kiloliter (Kl.) (= cu. m., or stere) = 1,000.0 = 264.179 gal. = 28.3783 bu. Myrialiter (Ml.) (= decastere) = 10,000 = 2641.79 gal. = 283.783 bu.

The milliliter (or cubic centimeter) and the liter are the units most commonly used. A liter of pure water at 4° C, or 39.2° F., weighs 1 kilogram.