 # What are two advantages of using meters as a measurement of length than old measurements of length such as hands or steps ddaeeric 2020-11-06 Answered
What are two advantages of using meters as a measurement of length than old measurements of length such as hands or steps
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Standard unit of measurement such as using meters as measurement of length provides a clear insight universally the association of certain object in terms of measurement.
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Meters for the measurement of length , where as grams/ kilograms for the measurement of weight gives standard measure which everyone can understand easily.
Standard measurement is reference to everyone to understand in a better way.
When we measure length in terms of hands or steps and if there are two different persons measuring it then the result by two different individuals will be different as it is not a standard form of measurement - considered here in this case if one individual is adult and other is kid.