Do you know working with units? A unit of measurement is a definite magnitude of a quantity, defined and adopted by convention or by law, that is used as a standard for measurement of the same kind of quantity.
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The earliest known uniform systems of measurement seem to have all been created sometime in the ....
2nd and 1st millennia BC
3rd and 2nd millennia BC
4th and 3rd millennia BC
5th and 4th millennia BC
The .... is a unit of length that represents a definite predetermined length.
.... is the science of developing nationally and internationally accepted units of measurement.
Weights and measures are mentioned in the ....
The Hymn Book
As of the ...., multiple unit systems are used all over the world such as the United States Customary System, the British Customary System, and the International System.
The systematic effort to develop a universally acceptable system of units dates back to ... when the French National Assembly charged the French Academy of Sciences to come up such a unit system.
This system was the precursor to the metric system which was quickly developed in France but did not take on universal acceptance until .... when The Metric Convention Treaty was signed by 17 nations
The CGPM produced the current SI system which was adopted in .... at the 10th conference of weights and measures. Currently, the United States is a dual-system society which uses both the SI system and the US Customary system.
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Vernier calipers are used to measure a wooden cube as shown.
What is the width of the cube as recorded by the vernier scale?
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Select the base unit of the metric system for length.
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