ERIC Number: ED113168
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
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Going Metric...PAL (Programmed Assigned Learning).
Wallace, Jesse D.
This 41-page programed booklet is intended for use by students and adults. It introduces the metric units for length, area, volume, and temperature through a series of questions and answers. The advantages of the metric system over the English system are discussed. Conversion factors are introduced and several applications of the metric system in everyday situations, scientific problems, and manufacturing areas are explored. (SD)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Mathematical Applications, Measurement, Metric System, Programed Instruction, Secondary Education, Secondary School Mathematics, Vocabulary, Workbooks
Dr. Jesse D. Wallace, 1078 East 5th Avenue, Chico, Calif. 95926 (1-4 copies, $2.25 ea., 5 or more copies, $1.75 ea.)
Publication Type: Guides - General
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