Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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Chapter 7 - Measurement - 7.2 The Metric System - Length - 7.2 Exercises - Page 492: 27


0.04 m

Work Step by Step

40 mm to mPut the unit for the answer (meters) in the numerator of the unit fraction; put the unit you want to change (mm) in the denominator. Unit Fraction equivalent to 1 = $\frac{1 meters}{1000 millimeter}$ Multiply 40 mm times the unit fraction. 40 mm * $\frac{1 meters}{1000 millimeter}$ = 0.04 m
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