Mathematical prowess is a skill best horned through practice. There are a few shortcuts to this that being the use of technology. It's through technology that the use of tools such as unit converters comes into perspective. This is not to say that they will make you the mathematical genius when it comes to unit conversion. They'll only ease your burden and spare you the blushes of failing a conversion test or task. Utilizing unit conversion tools It should be noted that unit converters are of two types namely expanded style and compact style. The former converts a single unit into several other different units while the latter only converts from one single unit to another single unit. Locating the units on the software is very easy once it has been installed into the system. You can find them without any hassle as they are mostly arranged in alphabetical order. You'll therefore find units of measurement such as 'acres' on top of the list while units such as 'yards' will feature towards the bottom of the list. The main advantage of using this tool is that it will save you a lot of time. This will in the long run increase your productivity should you be working with limited time. The chances of an error are zero. The slim possibility of an error being reported will basically be blamed on human error. The software is flawless in the way it's designed so the only error that might surface is if the user inputs and uses the wrong figures.