ERIC Number: ED160385
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Metrics, The Measure of Your Future: MetriCompass for Young Adults.
North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Development.; Winston-Salem City Schools, NC.
This booklet brings together in one place some of the new words, symbols, and concepts of SI, the modern international system of metric measurement, now being used in many different subject areas. This booklet is intended to supplement, not substitute for, metric textbooks. It can be used for quick reference as young people prepare to live and work in a society that is becoming more and more involved with the use of metric measurements. (Author/MP)
Descriptors: Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Materials, Measurement, Metric System, Resource Materials, Secondary School Mathematics, Supplementary Reading Materials
Instructional Materials Development Center, 2720 South Main Street, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27107 ($0.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Development.; Winston-Salem City Schools, NC.
Note: For related documents, see SE 024 900-907; Contains occasional light and broken type