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February 15, 2013

Wit & Humour from the 1860’s

Filed under: Alchemy,Historical Material,Of Interest,Uncategorized — Stephen Shepherd @ 8:11 am

From Wit & Humour 1860's

Stephen

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  1. And you thought the metric system is hard!

    We need to agree :
    A metric foot is 30 cm.
    A metric pound is 500 gm.
    A metric quart is a liter
    A metric inch is 24 mm.
    A metric 1/8″ is 3 mm.
    A metric ton is 1000 kg.

    The differences are not important for many tasks!

    Comment by Oscar Wehmanen — February 15, 2013 @ 4:51 pm

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