Common Unit Converters
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In physics, a force is any influence that causes an object to undergo a certain change, either concerning its movement, direction, or geometrical construction. It is measured with the SI unit of newtons. In other words, a force is that which can cause an object with mass to change its velocity, that is, to accelerate, or which can cause a flexible object to deform.
The SI unit of force is the newton (N), which is the force required to accelerate a one kilogram mass at a rate of one meter per second squared, or kg·m·s⁻². The corresponding CGS unit is the dyne, the force required to accelerate a one gram mass by one centimeter per second squared, or g·cm·s⁻².
Using the Force Converter
This online unit converter allows quick and accurate conversion between many units of measure, from one system to another. The Unit Conversion page provides a solution for engineers, translators, and for anyone whose activities require working with quantities measured in different units.
You can use this online converter to convert between several hundred units (including metric, British and American) in 76 categories, or several thousand pairs including acceleration, area, electrical, energy, force, length, light, mass, mass flow, density, specific volume, power, pressure, stress, temperature, time, torque, velocity, viscosity, volume and capacity, volume flow, and more.
Note: Integers (numbers without a decimal period or exponent notation) are considered accurate up to 15 digits and the maximum number of digits after the decimal point is 10.
In this calculator, E notation is used to represent numbers that are too small or too large. E notation is an alternative format of the scientific notation a · 10x. For example: 1,103,000 = 1.103 · 106 = 1.103E+6. Here E (from exponent) represents “· 10^”, that is “times ten raised to the power of”. E-notation is commonly used in calculators and by scientists, mathematicians and engineers.
- Select the unit to convert from in the left box containing the list of units.
- Select the unit to convert to in the right box containing the list of units.
- Enter the value (for example “15”) into the left From box.
- The result will appear in the Result box and in the To box.
- Alternatively, you can enter the value into the right To box and read the result of conversion in the From and Result boxes.
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