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Weights and Measures LM
This category includes the Units of Weights and Measures Learning Module (Instructor guide, Participant guide and PowerPoint presentation).
The following SCME YouTube videos can be use to support the concepts introduced in this learning module.
Weights and Measures Part I (10:28 minutes) - Discusses the history of weights and measures
Weights and Measures Part II (17:08 minutes) - Discusses the seven core units of measures.
Weights and Measures Part III (21:10 minutes) - Discusses the metric prefixes use for weights and measures.
Units of Weights and Measures Learning Module Participant (Student) Guide (PG).
This learning module covers the history of weights and measures as well as the evolution to the International Standards of Units (SI). You will explore the various measurement systems that exist and the problems created by having different systems.
You will also learn how to convert from one unit to another and practice this skill using various examples. Many of the examples are practical applications applied to micro and nanotechnology.
Latest revision July 2013