How do you convert 8.0 pm/μs to m/s?
The lovely thing about SI units is that all of the prefixes mean the same thing, and have numeric equivalents. For example, a nano second is
For the requested conversion, we have picometers (
The "pico" prefix is equivalent to
The "micro" prefix is equivalent to
So, a picometer per microsecond (
Now that we have our numeric representation, we can reduce the fraction and get a conversion constant, ultimately giving us our answer: