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Useful Conversion Factors

Published
SI Prefixes
Prefix Symbol Scientific Notation Decimal
femto f $1 \times 10^{-15}$ 0.000000000000001
pico p $1 \times 10^{-12}$ 0.000000000001
nano n $1 \times 10^{-9}$ 0.000000001
micro µ $1 \times 10^{-6}$ 0.000001
milli m $1 \times 10^{-3}$ 1.001
centi c $1 \times 10^{-2}$ 0.01
deci d $1 \times 10^{-1}$ 0.1
deca D $1 \times 10^1$ 10
hecto h $1 \times 10^2$ 100
kilo k $1 \times 10^3$ 1,000
mega M $1 \times 10^6$ 1,000,000
giga G $1 \times 10^9$ 1,000,000,000
tera T $1 \times 10^{12}$ 1,000,000,000,000

Converting pF (pico-Farads) to µF (micro-Farads)

Since pF means $1 \times 10^{-12} F$ and µF means $1 \times 10^{-6} F$, move the decimal point from the pico-Farads value 6 places to the left to get the value in micro-Farads
For example:$$22000pF \Rightarrow .022µF$$
Example of converting Farads
Length Conversions Weight Conversions Temperature Conversions
1 centimeter = 10 millimeters 1 kilogram = 1000 grams 0 K = -273° C
2.54 centimeters = 1 inch 28.35 grams = 1 ounce 0° C = 32° F
12 inches = 1 foot 0.4536 kilograms = 1 pound 100° C = 212° F
3 feet = 1 yard 1 pound = 16 ounces  

Fahrenheit to Celsius

$$C = (F - 32) \times (\frac{5}{9}) = \frac{(F - 32)}{1.8}$$

Celsius to Fahrenheit

$$F = \frac{9}{5} \times C = 1.8C + 32$$