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Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305952300

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11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305952300
Textbook Problem

List some advantages of the metric system of units over most other systems of units.

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The advantages of the metric system of units over most of the other systems of units.

Explanation

Metric system or SI (System of International) is the universally accepted system for measurements. It is introduced by a French astronomer Gabriel Mouton.

In metric system, units differ by power of ten, thus it is very easy to use and accurate to convert one unit to another.

The metric system or SI unit system uses units such as meter, liter, gram etc...

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