### Teaching Conversions of Metric Length (extended version)

Let’s look at the units we’re going to be converting and there are 3 pairs and so I’ve just mentioned. “Centimetres to Metres, Kilometres to Metres, Centimetres to Millimetres” and in …

### Inches, Feet and Yards Song ⋆ Measurement for Kids

We are the women and men of measurement. If there’s a distance, we find the length of it. We know we can always put 12 Inches inside 1 Foot. And one …

### Why the US doesn’t use metric (even though it does) | Did You Know?

In July 1983, Air Canada flight 143 ran out of fuel and had to make an emergency landing. In September 1999, NASA lost contact with the Mars Climate Orbiter, its \$200 …

### Examples: Convert Lengths Between the Standard and Metric System

– WE WANT TO CONVERT THE FOLLOWING MEASUREMENTS BETWEEN AMERICAN OR STANDARD INTO METRIC SYSTEM. HERE WE WANT TO CONVERT 16 INCHES INTO CENTIMETERS AND WE’LL DO THIS BY MULTIPLYING BY …

### Why Doesn’t the US Just Use the Metric System? – Cheddar Explains

Cheddar’s YouTube comments are full of people asking: What’s wrong with you? Why are these people so self centered? Go metric already, what are you waiting for? The reason Americans don’t …

### Scientists Voted on Metric Makeover

[SOUND OF CHATTER] Our home. We’ve come so far. But how did we get here? Measurements. [MUSIC] As humans, we learned how to measure before we learned to write. Through measurement, …

### Measurement

Well when we talk about measurements in our curriculum here, the very first class we take that is a basic laboratory experience class, we immediately tell our students that the most …

### Why Isn’t a Kilogram a Kilogram?

The kilogram is the basic unit of mass in the metric system — the system of measurement used by almost every country in the world. But there’s a serious problem: the …

### TExES EC-6 Science Measurement Pt. 1, Episode 2 [Free Test Prep]

Hey guys welcome to my YouTube Channel my name is Michael Hayes and in this video series we are trying to get students ready for that EC6 exam in all core …