Teaching measurement and conversions
Measurement ... many quart containers will Steven need to buy? 2 gallons=_____quarts. After your child can recall these conversions, have him or her measure objects and distances around the house. For example, the length of his bed might be 6 feet.
Coast Guard investigating potential oil spill in Mississippi River
(CNN)-- Two tank barges loaded with light crude oil struck a bridge in the Mississippi River early Sunday morning. The Coast Guard said it was trying to determine how many ... 11,000 cubic feet. In February 2012 a tanker barge spilled 10,000 gallons ...
How the SEC Can Take Trillions of Cubic Feet of Natural Gas From 1 Company
Many of these companies also have assets that are worth much more than what's on the books. Let's take Southwestern's assets, for example: At the end of 2011, proven reserves were 5,893 billion cubic feet equivalent of natural gas with a price average of $ ...
Texas Lake levels drop by over 153 billion gallons of water in one month.
Also equal to 43,560 cubic feet, or 325,851 Gallons of Water. We decided it would be interesting to see how many gallons of water Texas has lost in a month, so we multiplied 325,851 (gallons in an acre-feet) by the number of gallons lost from 7/10/2013 to ...
Kalamazoo River spill: How much oil is 800,000 gallons?
“An 800,000 gallon ... so many of life’s great problems, this looks like one of unit conversion. A football field is 360 feet long by 160 feet wide, or 57600 square feet. Multiply that by the AP’s depth of 14 feet, and you get 806,400 cubic feet.