The metric system is an internationally agreed decimal system of measurement. It
was ... Countries which have not officially adopted the metric system (United
States, ... The uncoordinated use of th...
Even France, the brainchild behind decimal-based measuring, adopted its own
metric system in fits and starts. And all countries use legacy units alongside ...
Mar 26, 2011 ... As a reminder, these are the three countries who don't use the incredibly sensible
metric system: Liberia, Myanmar and of course, the United ...
There is a technical sense in which we do use the metric system. ... Ultimately,
the use of metric in this country is a choice and we would encourage Americans
Mar 22, 2011 ... You know the US doesn't use the metric system, but who else doesn't? The
answer will surprise you.
Aug 13, 2008 ... Of all the countries in the world, only three backwaters still use the archaic
Imperial system of weights and measures: Liberia Myanmar (a.k.a. ...
Jun 6, 2015 ... Advocates of the metric system are accustomed to such scorn. ... another
country's weights and measures—or in the case of the metric system, ...
There are only two countries today that have not accepted the metric system and
one of ... The metric system is used in a lot of things we see and use everyday.
Mar 28, 2011 ... Looks like we're in good company -- high-five, Liberia and Myanmar! We're miles
ahead of all those other countries, amirite?! No? Kilometers ...
The chart (below) shows when various countries adopted the metric system and
is based on ... To teach the population how to use the metric system: Names and