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Published by: Maedine Urbano on May 07, 2012
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Examples of standards

•Plugs and socket within countries

•Metric and English system
•Language •The internet (http, ftp , email , lrc,

etc )
Prepared by: Maedine Joan S. Urbano

Plugs and Socket Type A /American 2- pinThis class II unearthed plug with two flat parallel pins is standard in most of North America •devices not requiring an ground connection .

Type B (American 3-pin) • class I plug with two flat parallel pins and an earthing pin .

0567 quarts Metric system•The metric system is the world standard for measurement.03527 ounces 1.8 (Centigrade degrees ) Fahrenheit .37 inches 0. but most nations have adopted it as their standard of measurement. Not only is it used by scientists throughout the world. Length Weight Volume Temperatu re meter gram liter degree 1.Metric and English System Metric English 39.

English system grew out of the creative way that people measured for themselves. Familiar objects and parts of the body were used as measuring devices .

.Language  should be distinguished from local dialects. but not every group in the world has created a standard language. Every language has its local spoken forms.

Internet .

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