Re: Metric Time (was Re: Why not 13 months? (Was La Systeme Metrique))

Curt Sampson (
15 Oct 1995 13:50:15 -0700

In article <>,
Tony Quinn <> wrote:
>Shez ( wrote:
>: (In contrast to the US quart which is defined as the volume occupied
>: by 1lb of strawberries.)
>OK.. so how big is a standard Strawberry???

What a silly question! It doesn't matter how big the `standard'
strawberry is, becuase interstitial volume is not included. All
you need to know is the specific density of standard strawberries,
which is obviously 1 lb/quart.


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