UnitSimplify

UnitSimplify[quantity]
attempts to simplify the units of the specified quantity.

Details and OptionsDetails and Options

  • UnitSimplify will attempt to simplify a Quantity unit to an equivalent unit expression using heuristic methods.
  • The option UnityDimensions can be used to specify which UnitDimensions should be factored out during simplification.
  • Operations involving currency units require internet connectivity.

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Basic Examples  (2)Basic Examples  (2)

Convert a Quantity of compound units to an equivalent Quantity with simpler units:

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UnitSimplify will also return compound units when a single component unit is not found:

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Introduced in 2012
(9.0)