ERIC Number: ED197953
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Measuring in Metric. Student Version.
Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Curriculum Research and Development Group.; Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Coll. of Education.
This supplementary mathematics textbook is designed to teach pupils in the intermediate grades about the vocabulary and use of the metric system of measurement. The book limits exploration to the units of measurement for length, capacity, mass, temperature, area, and volume, with only the following prefixes considered: kilo, hecto, deka, deci, centi, and milli. Sections of this document include: metric rulers; length (the meter); length (the centimeter); perimeter; length (the millimeter); length (the kilometer); area; volume; capacity; mass; capacity and mass; temperature; converting metric units of length; converting metric units; metric mania; relationships; and my metric measurements. (MP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.; Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Hilo.
Authoring Institution: Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Curriculum Research and Development Group.; Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Coll. of Education.
Note: For related documents, see SE 033 929-930. Contains occasional light and broken type.