In America, we use both metric and standard units. At the grocery store we may measure produce in grams (metric) or pounds (standard). At home, your family might drink juice by the liter (metric) or by the cup (standard).

Even though we encounter these forms of measurement everyday, it is often confusing to compare these different units of measurement and to convert between them.

To help you understand how these units of measurement relate to each other and how to convert between them, use this guide.

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