Metric Measurement Systems

Welcome to the lesson on the metric system. In this lesson, we will discuss some of the basics of the metric system and how to convert within itself and between the …

6 Weird Units of Measurement We’re Still Using for Some Reason

[♩INTRO ] In 1958, an MIT student named Oliver Smoot measured a bridge as part of a fraternity pledge. But he wasn’t allowed to use a ruler or a tape measure. …

Examples: Converting Between Metric Units

We want to perform the following conversions using the metric system. The nice thing about the metric system is it’s base-ten, so it makes conversions very convenient. The basic unit of …

Understanding Metrology Measurement Units – Inch & Metric

Hello, I’m Jim Salsbury with Mitutoyo America Corporation and welcome to the Metrology Training Lab. In this episode, we are going to teach you how to speak like a measurement professional …

How to change unit of measurement in Adobe Illustrator

How to change unit of measurement in Adobe Illustrator Create new Illustrator document Adjust your artboard size Adjust your artboard measurement units Go to Edit>Preferences>Units Select units for the General, Stroke, …

Measurement Song

My new ruler, it’s bright blue, It measures me, and it measures you, Measures length, and width and height, My super ruler is all right! Measurement is fun for me, Just …

The History of the Metric System – The Kilogram

In 1790, amidst the fires, violence and decapitation of the French Revolution, The Marquis of Condorcet meets up with his four science bros – de Borda, Laplace, Lagrange, and Monge, and …

Ex: Length Conversions: Miles to Inches, Miles to Yards

we want to convert each measurement around to three decimal places if needed we want to convert 3.5 miles two inches and 15 miles two yards the conversions we need are …

Measurement and Significant Figures

hey it’s professor dave, let’s talk sig figs humans have a need to communicate their experiences with one another how far apart are two cities? when did something happen and how …

Math in Science- Comparing Metric Units of Length

In this tutorial, we’ll discuss meters as the base unit of length measurement and, using everyday objects as examples, try to give you an idea of the size and scale of …