ERIC Number: EJ384580
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Measurements, Physical Quantities, and Units.
Wilson, Laurence E.
Journal of College Science Teaching, v18 n1 p36-40 Sep-Oct 1988
Explains the significance of the mole as a unit of measure by showing the relationship between physical quantities and their mathematical representations. Offers a summary of the principles of metrology that make creation of physical quantities and units seem reasonable. A table of base physical quantities and units is included. (RT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A