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- phenomena. The system of measurements used almost universally in physics is the SI, or metric system. The fundamental units of any system quantify distance2 KB (353 words) - 03:34, 26 September 2014
- we have now moved from Imperial units (pounds, yards etc), to the Metric System (metres, grams etc). However, we also use a variety of base units, and7 KB (916 words) - 11:56, 15 August 2014
- now know as METARs. To reduce the stress on US aviation citizens, the metric system was kept to a minimum: for example, the winds were kept in knots instead6 KB (1,000 words) - 08:52, 16 August 2013
- can append a metric prefix to the unit byte or bit and create a large number in terms of bytes or bits. For example you could take the metric prefix kilo-5 KB (0 words) - 21:13, 10 November 2014
- used in calculators and by scientists, mathematicians and engineers." "A metric prefix or SI prefix is a unit prefix that precedes a basic unit of measure8 KB (783 words) - 02:52, 30 January 2016
- gov/pmc/articles/PMC1894952/. Retrieved 2012-05-09. NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database - NED The SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System SIMBAD Astronomical Database25 KB (1,890 words) - 03:15, 1 February 2016
- used in calculators and by scientists, mathematicians and engineers." "A metric prefix or SI prefix is a unit prefix that precedes a basic unit of measure42 KB (4,199 words) - 02:07, 30 January 2016
- The paper gave numerical values for the base units, in terms of the metric system of his day, that were remarkably close to modern values. We are not10 KB (795 words) - 10:52, 6 November 2014
- academic audience. Numbers: for essays written in countries where the metric system is used (e.g., Europe, Canada), no commas are used to separate groups11 KB (1,956 words) - 00:06, 31 August 2014
- used in calculators and by scientists, mathematicians and engineers." "A metric prefix or SI prefix is a unit prefix that precedes a basic unit of measure99 KB (10,215 words) - 00:14, 1 February 2016
- Treadwell (1906). Outlines of the evolution of weights and measures and the metric system. New York: The Macmillan Co. p. 200. http://books.google.com/books?id=NVZKAAAAMAAJ21 KB (1,804 words) - 19:10, 21 December 2014
- one: cs: Měření krevního tlaku w:Blood pressure The metric system: The International System of Units (French: "le Système international d'unités")6 KB (947 words) - 20:25, 13 July 2014
- standard metric system is the Celsius Thermometer Meter Stick - Measures linear measurements such as length, width, and height (depth) The metric ruler is4 KB (639 words) - 12:34, 20 September 2014
- measurement for light levels on objects. There's another unit in the metric system but in the US everyone is familiar with foot-candle. To get an idea8 KB (1,442 words) - 20:06, 28 July 2009
- euros. As of May 2003, €1 = $1.0977 (or $1 = €0.911)". The metric system is the legal system." "Approximately 98% of the population is Greek. Minority38 KB (6,016 words) - 03:56, 3 February 2016
- the Système Internationale and are thus called SI prefixes, or sometimes metric prefixes. They also help to simplify equations. The following table lists10 KB (936 words) - 01:31, 30 January 2016
- to be able to take measurements, whether they be in the Metric System or in the Imperial System. Those various units 4 are used to tell multiple measures19 KB (3,407 words) - 20:55, 3 April 2014
- as 5 grams in the metric units when they were introduced in 1866, shortly before the Act of July 28, 1866 declared the metric system to be legal for use29 KB (5,005 words) - 02:26, 23 February 2014
- phlogiston theory, and developed a new system of chemical nomenclature and made contribution to the modern metric system. Lavoisier also worked to translate40 KB (6,336 words) - 14:45, 4 May 2012
- General relativity (category Metric theory of relativity)(e.g. spherical) coordinates in order to obtain the Schwarzschild metric. The metric of a euclidean space represents, the Pythagorean theorem. With the20 KB (2,203 words) - 10:29, 22 August 2014