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ERIC Number: EJ101658
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1974
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Congress Inches Away from Metric Conversion
Russell, Cristine
BioScience, 24, 8, 441-443, Aug 74
Reasons are discussed concerning the House of Representatives' defeat in 1974 of a bill to establish a National Metric Conversion Board which would coordinate the process of voluntary conversion to the metric system a ten-year period. A brief history of the metric system in the United States is included. (DT)
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