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What You Enter

Convert 23 centimeters to feet.

What You Get
                                     1 INCHES                         
23 CENTIMETERS  = 23 CENTIMETERS  *  ---------------- = 9.05512 INCHES
                                     2.54 CENTIMETERS                 
 
                                       1 FEET                   
23 CENTIMETERS  =  = 9.05512 INCHES *  --------- = 0.754593 FEET
                                       12 INCHES                
Solution: 0.754593 FEET

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Convert 23 weeks to minutes. |
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                         7 DAYS          
23 WEEKS  = 23 WEEKS  *  ------ = 161 DAYS
                         WEEKS           

                           24 HOURS             
23 WEEKS  =  = 161 DAYS *  -------- = 3,864 HOURS
                           DAYS                 

                              60 MINUTES                 
23 WEEKS  =  = 3,864 HOURS *  ---------- = 231,840 MINUTES
                              HOURS                      
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Convert 0.8 kg to ounces. |
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                                   2.2 POUNDS             
0.8 KILOGRAMS  = 0.8 KILOGRAMS  *  ---------- = 1.76 POUNDS
                                   KILOGRAMS              

                                   16 OUNCES              
0.8 KILOGRAMS  =  = 1.76 POUNDS *  --------- = 28.16 OUNCES
                                   POUNDS    

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Convert 3.5 gallons to pints. |
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                               4 QUARTS           
3.5 GALLONS  = 3.5 GALLONS  *  -------- = 14 QUARTS
                               GALLONS            

                               2 PINTS          
3.5 GALLONS  =  = 14 QUARTS *  ------- = 28 PINTS
                               QUARTS           

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