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Visit this site: http://lamar.colostate.edu/~hillger/

Author:Don Hillger; Colorado State University
Description: 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)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Link Listings
Math Topics: Terms/Units of Measure

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