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Response to DetlefK (Original post)

Thu Jun 6, 2019, 10:59 AM

43. We adopted the metric system in Canada...

Many years ago, when I was barely a teenager. Everyone is now comfortable referring to distances in kilometres, 24 degrees means summer is finally starting, and the meat at the supermarket is measured in Kiloís, BUT...

Ask someone how tall the are, or how much they weigh. Almost everyone young or old will give you the answer in feet and pounds. I donít understand it, but thatís how it is.

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