## Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

1500 tons of water = 1500 $m^{3}$ of water
Here, we need to convert1500 tons to $m^{3}$. 1 ton of water = 1$m^{3}$ of water. Now, let's multiply the weight in tons by 1 to get volume in $m^{3}$. $1500 \times 1 = 1500$ Therefore, 1500 tons of water = 1500 $m^{3}$ of water