# How many ounces is in 500 mL?

Mar 10, 2018

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

The conversion factor for milliliters to ounces is:

$1 \text{ mL" = 0.033814" oz}$

To find the number of ounces in 500 mL multiply each side of the equation by $\textcolor{red}{500}$

$\textcolor{red}{500} \times 1 \text{ mL" = color(red)(500) xx 0.033814" oz}$

$500 \text{ mL" = 16.907" oz}$

There are approximately 17 ounces in 500 mL