Ch 8: Systems of Measurement

About This Chapter

Lessons in this chapter can help you understand and utilize various systems of measurement. Videos and self-assessment quizzes will supply you with the measurement knowledge you may need for an upcoming test.

Systems of Measurement - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter will give you a firm grasp of the measurement systems used in the United States as well as an understanding of the metric system of measurement. You'll also learn to convert measurements between the two systems. Video lessons will get you up to speed on these topics:

  • U.S. customary system of measurement
  • The metric system: units and conversion
  • Dimensional analysis and unit conversion
  • Recognition and use of appropriate units of measure
  • Reading a graduated scale

Skilled instructors will lead you through each topic, explaining and demonstrating what you need to know if taking a test. You'll gain a basic understanding of measurement units and methods and how they are used. The practice quizzes at the end of each video lesson will give you an idea of what type of questions will be on the real test and also allow you to assess your knowledge.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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