16 terms

English Measurement

weight and measurement system used primarily in the United States

Metric Measurement

weigh and measurement sysem used in most industrialized countries.

Mile abbrivation

mi

Yard abbrivation

yd

Foot abbrivation

ft

Inch abbrivation

in

1 yard equals:

3 ft

12 in equals

1 ft

There are 6 inches in:

1/2 ft

The english measurement system writes measurments using

fractions

The metric measurement system writes measurements using

decimals

The metric measurement system is based on the multiple of

10

meter abbrivation

m

centimeter abbrivation

cm

millimeter abbrivation

mm

kilometer abbrivation

km