The Metric System from Big to Small (Middle and High School curriculum lesson)

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Description
This lesson will review the metric system and relate the size and scale of objects to various metric units, including the very small nano-scale.
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Nanometer-sized things are very small, and often behave differently than larger things do.

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Funding

National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network (NNIN) funded by the National Science Foundation

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National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network (NNIN); © 2007 Board of Regents, University of California, Santa Barbara

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