SI Metric-Matters

cover - A Dictionary of International Units
Unit of the day...
UnitSymbol
kilogram per molekg/mol

Quantity: molar mass. This quantity is defined as the mass divided by the amount of substance. It is important to consider: gram per mole, (symbol: g/mol), this is used in calculations involving the relative molecular mass of a substance of definite chemical composition.
In tomorrow's Unit of the day, the unit mole will be defined.

Compared to the large, expensive, and technical ISO documents from Geneva this dictionary provides information on SI (metric) units in a clear, interesting and non-technical way, it is good value.

International Units and their symbols - an international language.

A new handy book that's  becoming a standard reference work on SI (metric) units, it explains things clearly in an interesting and non-technical way.

It's not just a reference book for High School science students; Primary, and Junior School teachers around the world are also  are using it.  A section of this small handy  book provides a simple guide to writing metric names and symbols correctly.

It's a fascinating and unusual book  PLUS  'A delight for trivia and Scrabble® buffs.'

A Dictionary Of International Units Metric-Matters: Names and Symbols

Philip Bladon. 2005, Second Edition 2006  
Published: iUniverse.

ISBN: 13: 978-0-595-37115-0  (paperback)
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