ERIC Number: ED160459
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Apr
Reference Count: 0
The U. S. Department of Energy Guide to Selected Metric (SI) Units and Symbols.
Golby, Mary Ellen
Listed are metric and other units and symbols used in the energy field. It can be used to aid in solving problems such as correct spelling, punctuation, and capitalization of such units and symbols. There are no conversion tables or formulas. Also included are suggestions about modifying symbols for use in data processing systems that lack the necessary character sets. (MP)
Descriptors: Energy, Mathematics Education, Measurement, Metric System, Postsecondary Education, Symbols (Mathematics)
National Energy Information Center, 12th & Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20461 (free)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Energy, Washington, DC. Office of Energy Data and Interpretation.