# Fuel Consumption Calculator

*In the European Union fuel consumption of automobiles is measured in litres/100 km. Litres are a measure of VOLUME; Kilometers are a measure of length. Therefore, the measurement unit associated with litres/100 km is an AREA. In the US fuel consumption of vehicles is measured in miles/gallon. Gallons are a measure of VOLUME; Miles are a measure of length. Therefore, the measurement unit associated with miles/gallon is 1/AREA. How can you interpret this area?*

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