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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_customary_units

United States customary units are a system of measurements commonly used in the United .... For measuring length, the U.S. customary system uses the inch, foot , yard, and mile, which are the only four customary length measurements in ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/System_of_measurement

Both imperial units and US customary units derive from earlier ... While imperial and US customary systems are ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-American-measuring-system

The American system of measurement units is called the United States customary units, with ...

www.interexchange.org/articles/career-training-usa/2012/05/24/imperial-vs-metric-system

May 24, 2012 ... Though not technically part of the metric system, Americans measure temperature in Fahrenheit, not Centigrade. You may turn on the television ...

www.mathsisfun.com/measure/us-standard-units-introduction.html

Also known as "English Units" or "US Customary Units" ... told me was that you can measure things using two different systems: US Standard Units and Metric.

www.nist.gov/document-15649

system as its predominant system of measurement. Most Americans think that our involvement with metric measurement is relatively new. In fact, the.

www.infoplease.com/science-health/weights-measures/us-weights-and-measures

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www.washingtonpost.com/news/speaking-of-science/wp/2017/09/19/pirates-yes-pirates-may-be-why-the-u-s-doesnt-use-the-metric-system

Sep 19, 2017 ... The proposal, conceived by a bunch of pointy-headed Parisian philosophes, sounded brilliant: a universal system of measurement, derived ...

www.reference.com/science/american-measurement-system-called-f5b0cdf91f60843c

The American system of measurement is known as the U.S. customary system. Most of the units of measurement in the customary system are derived from British ...