Posted by **Ellie** on Sunday, March 2, 2008 at 11:51am.

What is the official name of our system of measurement in America? All

I ever hear about is the metric system, but I don't know what ours is called.

Thanks

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**Reiny**, Sunday, March 2, 2008 at 12:16pm
archaic? lol

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**Reiny**, Sunday, March 2, 2008 at 12:24pm
seriously, you call it the

"Imperial system of weights and measures"

used in the US and still to a smaller degree in the UK

The metric system is used pretty much everywhere else. My own country, Canada, switched over to the metric system back in 1972

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**erika**, Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 7:53pm
45 g=_mg

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**Caelyn**, Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 8:14pm
I am in first gradeFour things about measurements of the planets.

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**kelly**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 5:59pm
What is the volume of the package?

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