In this article I will show you how to convert 15 minutes per mile into seconds per metre. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 15 mpm to spm. They are the same thing!
How to Convert Minutes per mile to Seconds per metre
A minutes per mile is smaller than a seconds per metre. I know that a mpm is smaller than a spm 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 15 minutes per mile into seconds per metre, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.
The conversion factor for mpm to spm is:
Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 15 mpm to spm by multiplying
0.0372823 by the number of minutes per mile we have, which is 15.
So, the answer to the question "what is 15 minutes per mile in seconds per metre?" is 0.5592345 spm.
Minutes per mile to Seconds per metre Conversion Table
Below is a sample conversion table for mpm to spm:
|Minutes per mile (mpm)||Seconds per metre (spm)|
Best Conversion Unit for 15 mpm
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 15 mpm.
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 15 mpm is minutes per kilometre and the amount is 9.320575 mpk.