MEASUREMENT

METRIC V.S. US STANDARD

Metric

  • Liter example: two liter bottle of soda
  • Meter example: 1,609.34 meters = one mile
  • Centimeter example: one meter


US

  • Gallon example: gallon of milk
  • Foot example: 12 inches
  • Inch example: 36 inches= one yard

US? or Metric?

Have you decided in which one you like better?

Americans use metric and US

Liquid: when we buy soda we buy it by the liter, when we buy milk we buy it by the gallon

Length: sometimes we use inches, sometimes we use centimeters

Mrs. Mouton's Math Club

By: Emily Walker and Maddi Write