# How do you convert 87.98 mL to liters?

Divide thru by ${10}^{3}$.
$1 \cdot m L$ $=$ $1 \times {10}^{-} 3 \cdot L$, the $m$ specifies $\text{milli} = {10}^{-} 3$.
Thus $87.98 \cdot m L$ $=$ $87.98 \cdot \cancel{m L} \times {10}^{-} 3 \cdot L \cdot \cancel{m {L}^{-} 1}$ $=$ ??L