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Measurement and SI Units

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Measurement is nothing but a measuring attribute of an object with other known attribute of similar object. The known things are called standards. In the past, there were different standard of measurement in different countries. Prominent among them are British standards and French Metric system. Now there are international standards (SI) for measurement.

In our country only use of SI standard is legal. Therefore, you will find only SI units in all Government contracts and agreements. We will discuss only SI units in our study. Different measuring parameters and their measuring units are shown in the table below:The characteristic that we measure is called as Parameter.

Some of the important Parameters and their Units are given in table 2.

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