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Why has the US refused to change to the metric system like the rest of the world?


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Keith Abt (FatFreddysCat) says

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Don Fairchild says

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    stclairjack 4 years ago

    and i might add,... i cant type in metric iether! lol

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    Keith Abt (FatFreddysCat) 4 years ago

    I remember there was a big push to teach us Metric system in school in the late '70s when I was in fourth or fifth grade. I recall the teacher telling us that it would be the standard in the U.S. by 1980, but eventually it just fizzled out.

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