Maths Standard

Capacity

What is capacity?

The capacity of a container is the amount of liquid it can hold. The three most commonly used measurements for capacity is litres, kilolitres and millilitres. This post will help you with the capacity topic in Prelim Standard Math. 

 

What is the relationship between volume and capacity?

The video below explains the relationship between volume and capacity and how they aren’t that much different.

 

How to convert between volume and capacity units

The following video explains how to convert between different units that are commonly found within volume and capacity.

Part 1: explanation

Part 2: example of converting the volume of a water tank into litres