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Measuring
by Callie Bublick on 02/16/05 at 18:08:01

This may sound really stupid, but, can anyone tell me the difference between a metric ruler and a meter stick???


Re: Measuring
by Robert Fogt on 02/16/05 at 18:23:53

A metric ruler is for measuring centimeters and millimeters, while a metric stick for for larger units. I believe a metric stick is 1 meter long.

Similar to the U.S. we have a ruler for measuring inches, and a yardstick for measuring feet and yards.

A yard is fairly close to a meter in length, not exact, but it gives you the general idea of how big it is.


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