2 edition of great Canadian how to go metric and like it book. found in the catalog.
great Canadian how to go metric and like it book.
John J. Del Grande
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|Pagination||64 p. ill. (some col.) ;|
|Number of Pages||64|
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Metrication in the United Kingdom, the process of introducing the metric system of measurement in place of imperial units, has made steady progress since the mid–20th century but today remains equivocal and varies by of government, industry and commerce use metric units, but imperial units are officially used to specify journey distances, vehicle speeds and the sizes of.
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