Since 1923 (or 2466 in the Thai calendar), Thailand has been using the Metric system. That means road signs are in kilometers and the temperature is measured in degrees Celsius.
What is the traditional measurement system?
Systems of measurement in use include the International System of Units (SI), the modern form of the metric system, the British imperial system, and the United States customary system.
What are the 3 measurement systems?
In order to carry out these critical functions, the pharmacist must have a working knowledge of three systems of measurement: the Metric system, the Apothecary system, and the Avoirdupois system.
Why is America not metric?
The biggest reasons the U.S. hasn’t adopted the metric system are simply time and money. When the Industrial Revolution began in the country, expensive manufacturing plants became a main source of American jobs and consumer products.
What are the two measurement systems?
There are two main systems for measuring distances and weight, the Imperial System of Measurement and the Metric System of Measurement.