Colonial Leftover: Which three countries still use inches, pounds, gallons, miles and Fahrenheit?
Colonial leftover: only three countries still use inches, pounds, gallons, miles. Even the original colonial power itself, the United Kingdom, parted with outdated ‘Imperial’ units of measure…
Guess, which three countries didn’t? They are: Liberia, Myanmar (Burma), and the United States of America. The rest of the world is metric.
Posted on March 20, 2017, in Ask Lada, EARTH SHIFT, Economy & Investment, USA/EU/West and tagged Fahrenheit, gallons, Imperial units of measure, inches, Liberia, metric system, miles, Myanmar (Burma), pounds, UK, USA. Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.