# Convert 1 ftps to mps

In this article I will show you how to convert 1 feet per second into metres per second. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 1 ftps to mps. They are the same thing!

## How to Convert Feet per second to Metres per second

A feet per second is smaller than a metres per second. I know that a ftps is smaller than a mps because of something called conversion factors.

Put very simply, a conversion factor is a number that can be used to change one set of units to another, by multiplying or dividing it. So when we need to convert 1 feet per second into metres per second, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.

The conversion factor for ftps to mps is:

1 ftps = 0.30479973693626 mps

Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 1 ftps to mps by multiplying `0.30479973693626` by the number of feet per second we have, which is 1.

1 x 0.30479973693626 = 0.30479973693626 mps

So, the answer to the question "what is 1 feet per second in metres per second?" is 0.30479973693626 mps.

## Feet per second to Metres per second Conversion Table

Below is a sample conversion table for ftps to mps:

Feet per second (ftps) Metres per second (mps)
0.010
0.10.03
10.3
20.61
30.91
51.52
103.05
206.1
5015.24
10030.48
1000304.8

## Best Conversion Unit for 1 ftps

Sometimes when you work with conversions from one unit to another, the numbers can get a little confusing. Especially when dealing with really large numbers.

I've also calculated what the best unit of measurement is for 1 ftps.

To determine which unit is best, I decided to define that as being the unit of measurement which is as low as possible, without going below 1. Smaller numbers are more easily understood and can make it easier for you to understand the measurement.

The best unit of measurement I have found for 1 ftps is feet per second and the amount is 1 ftps.

Please use the tool below to link back to this page or cite/reference us in anything you use the information for. Your support helps us to continue providing content!

• "Convert 1 ftps to mps". WorksheetGenius.com. Accessed on September 24, 2021. https://worksheetgenius.com/unit-converter/convert-1-ftps-to-mps/.

• "Convert 1 ftps to mps". WorksheetGenius.com, https://worksheetgenius.com/unit-converter/convert-1-ftps-to-mps/. Accessed 24 September, 2021