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English & Metric Measurement

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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