Ratios, proportions, units, and rates

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How fast can a robot possum fly? What is the rate at which a hungry you can consume avocados? This tutorial helps you make sense of these fundamental questions in life.

Metric system unit conversion

You might be surprised to realize that only two countries in the world use feet, miles, or yards or a bunch of other "English System" conventions (the irony being that the English don't even use the "English System" any more). Everyone else, including the English, now use the metric system which is actually much more logical. Learn about kilo and milli and centi and become a metric unit megastar!

Fahrenheit and Celsius conversion

There are three major conventions for measuring temperature in the world, Fahrenheit, Celsius and Kelvin. If converting between the three gives you cold feet, then this tutorial might warm them up.