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This resource contains informative and entertaining posters on the 7 SI base units at both the primary and secondary level. Additional posters are available on the difference between accuracy and precision, the value of measurement, and water rockets.

The NPL is the UK's national measurement institute, established in 1900 to develop and apply accurate measurement standards for science and technology.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
General Physics
- Measurement/Units
= Units and Dimensional Analysis
- High School
- Middle School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
- Reference Material
= Nonfiction Reference
- Audio/Visual
= Image/Image Set
Appropriate Courses Categories Ratings
- Physical Science
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
- Activity
- New teachers
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© 2019 National Physical Laboratory, http://www.npl.co.uk/category/235
Keywords:
SI units, base unit, kilogram, mass, measurement, physical quantities
Record Cloner:
Metadata instance created February 23, 2011 by Caroline Hall
Record Updated:
August 18, 2020 by Lyle Barbato
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December 31, 2019
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AIP Format
(National Physical Laboratory, Middlesex, 2019), WWW Document, (https://www.npl.co.uk/school-posters).
AJP/PRST-PER
National Physical Laboratory: School Posters, (National Physical Laboratory, Middlesex, 2019), <https://www.npl.co.uk/school-posters>.
APA Format
National Physical Laboratory: School Posters. (2019, December 31). Retrieved October 29, 2020, from National Physical Laboratory: https://www.npl.co.uk/school-posters
Chicago Format
National Physical Laboratory. National Physical Laboratory: School Posters. Middlesex: National Physical Laboratory, December 31, 2019. https://www.npl.co.uk/school-posters (accessed 29 October 2020).
MLA Format
National Physical Laboratory: School Posters. Middlesex: National Physical Laboratory, 2019. 31 Dec. 2019. 29 Oct. 2020 <https://www.npl.co.uk/school-posters>.
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@misc{ Title = {National Physical Laboratory: School Posters}, Publisher = {National Physical Laboratory}, Volume = {2020}, Number = {29 October 2020}, Month = {December 31, 2019}, Year = {2019} }
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