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It’s World Metrology Day! On this day in 1875, the meter was adopted as the standard for the metric system of measurement, and the rest is history. 📏
Can your students recognize all the fundamental measurement units (and their abbreviations) shown in the poster? They are the basis for the International System of Units (SI), commonly called the metric system.
Take a look at just a few of the places that scientific and engineering measurements interact with your life every day:
You can download and print your own copy of the World Metrology Day poster at worldmetrologyday.org — it’s just the thing for your homeschool bulletin board!
What scientific measurements have you taken in your homeschool this week? 😊
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