When it comes to the world of weights and volume, do you sometimes feel like you do not measure up? With this presentation, learn about common and not-so-common measurements, conversions and easy ways to double measurements, as well as ways to decrease measurements by halves and fourths. Learn how to find a measurement with a less-than-compatible container or measuring-device. Learn why the United States uses a different system than Europe, as well as the origin of weights and measurements. Also see how measurements vary depending on work field and industry. Use the provided charts and conversion methods in the kitchen and in the classroom.