The United States and the Metric System
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|A capsule history, with questions and answers, a metric chocolate chip cookie recipe, and some sample size relations (kilogram of butter to pound, etc.).|
|Levels:||Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Articles, Reference Sources|
|Math Topics:||Terms/Units of Measure, History and Biography|
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