nifty metric conversion trick - page 2

Maybe this won't help anyone but me, but when I figured it out today it was a lightbulb moment and I'll never forget how to convert mg to kg (or whatever). Here goes. The left hand is viewed as... Read More

  1. by   Kim48330
    OP~ Wow! Thank you so much for posting this! I have been trying to get the hang of metric conversions all day & after reading this, it just clicked! You have helped me so much!

    We never learned the Metric System in school either. It is difficult to learn it on your own as an adult.