Conversion Factors by James L. Cook

Conversion Factors

byJames L. Cook

Hardcover | May 1, 1994

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This is a handy reference for students, teachers, and practitioners in engineering, physics, sciences, and technical subjects. More than 3500 conversion factors are given; these have been calculated from primary conversion factors agreed internationally. All conversion factors are given to thegreatest accuracy possible up to ten significant figures. The conversion factors are grouped into unit types by areas of science, and range from angular acceleration to volume flow. An appendix of agreed primary conversion factors is given. Also of practical help are appendices of common mathematical and engineering formulae.

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James L. Cook is a freelance Mechanical Design Engineer

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Title:Conversion FactorsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:176 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.55 inPublished:May 1, 1994Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198563493

ISBN - 13:9780198563495

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'A handy little volume giving more than three-and-a-half thousand conversion factors given directly.'The Structural Engineer, Volume 72, No. 19/4 October 1994