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Lesson 3: Converting metric units word problems

# Time word problem: Susan's break

Dive into the concept of converting units of time, specifically minutes into hours. Understand the importance the relationship between these units and demonstrates how to apply this knowledge to solve real-world problems involving time intervals. Created by Sal Khan.

## Want to join the conversation?

• How much minutes in a year
• You can multiplicate 365 days per 24 hours per 60 minutes and that will give you 525600 minutes.
• How do we find minutes in the seconds that is given in the question, ex; How many minutes is 5100
• a exapmle is that a minute is 60 sec a hour is 3600 sec. so 5100-3600 is 1500 sec. 1500 sec/60 25 85 min
• What's the difference between and ?
• is so close to 🚗
(1 vote)
• do you have to convert all measurment
• Not always, unless your answer has to be in another measurement. If it can stay in the first unit of measurement, Then you don't have too.
(1 vote)
• I don't understand why he does't just add to then he could subtract from i think that's how you could do it. ''right''
• this is hard can someone help me please
• how many milliseconds are in a year
• 3.154e+10, or 3.154 * (10 ^ 10)
31,540,000,000