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MEASURES OF THE METRIC SYSTEM TO APPROX-
IMATE WEIGHTS AND MEASURES OF THE U. S.

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One Myriameter
One Kilometer
One Hectometer
One Decameter

100

One METER

MEASURES OF LENGTH.
10,000 meters

- 32800. feet.
1,000

3280.

328.0
IO

32.80
the ten millionth part of a
quarter of the Meridian of

39.368

inches. (the Earth the tenth part of one meter

3.936

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the one thousandth part of
one meter

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One Millimeter

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One Myrialiter

2600. gallons.

One Kiloliter.

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One Hectoliter

26.

One Decaliter

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MEASURES OF CAPACITY.

10 cubic Meters or the
measure of 10 Milliers of
water
I cubic Meter or the meas-
ure of i Millier of water.
100 cubic Decimeters or
the measure of i Quintal
of water
10 cubic Decimeters or
the measure of i Myria-
gram of water
I cubic Decimeter or the
measure of i Kilogram
of water
100 cubic Centimeters or
the measure of i Hecto.
gram of water
10 cubic Centimeters or
the measure of one Deca-
gram of water
i cubic Centimeter or the
measure of 1 Gram of
water

One LITER

2.1 pints.

One Deciliter

3.3 ounces.

One Centiliter

2.7 drachms.

One Milliliter

16.2 minims.

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