Asked Feb 3, 2020

The unit of volume in the metric system is the liter which consists of 1000 milliliters. How many liters or milliliters is each of the following common englsih system measurements approximatly equal to?

a. a gallon of gasoline

b a pint of milk

c a cup if water


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Step 1

Liters and millilitres are the most common units of volume.


The volume equal to a gallon of gasoline is 3785 m L which is equal to 3.785 L.

Step 2


The volume equal to pint of milk is 473...

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