U.S. Metric Association (USMA), Inc.
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|Don Hillger; Colorado State University|
|A national non-profit organization that advocates U.S. conversion to the International System of Units, which goes by the abbreviation SI, also called the modern metric system. The process of changing our system of units to the metric system is called metric transition or metrication. This site contains information on the SI metric system and information on the status of metric transition (metrication) in the United States. Information is also available on USMA accomplishments and activities, as well as links to non-commercial Web sites with additional metric system information.|
|Levels:||Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Link Listings|
|Math Topics:||Terms/Units of Measure|
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