Asked in Ancient HistoryUnits of MeasureMiddle School/Junior High
What tools are used for measurement?
September 22, 2009 4:41PM
It depends on the unit and the object measured.
In general, following are the tools for basic units.
1) Length - ruler, tape measure, vernier caliper, micrometer
2) Flow - orifice, flow meter
3) Angle - Clinometer, Protractor
4) Lab - Buretete, Pippette, test tube
5) Area - Planimeter
6) Grain size - mesh, sieve no.