ERIC Number: ED173166
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
About Using the Metric System.
Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield.
This booklet contains a brief introduction to the use of the metric system. Topics covered include: (1) what is the metric system; (2) how to think metric; (3) some advantages of the metric system; (4) basics of the metric system; (5) how to measure length, area, volume, mass and temperature the metric way; (6) some simple calculations using metric units; and (7) a metric system test. (MP)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Office of Education, Springfield.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document