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Response to DetlefK (Original post)

Thu Jun 6, 2019, 05:52 AM

1. Just a small correction about the history of the meter.

The French originated the meter in the 1790s as one/ten-millionth of the distance from the equator to the north pole along a meridian through Paris. It is realistically represented by the distance between two marks on an iron bar kept in Paris. source

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