Would a change to the Metric system be beneficial to the United States? Why or why not?

  1. Would a change to the Metric system be beneficial to the United States? Why or why not?
  2. Explain why you think it would be hard for the United States to switch to the metric system.
  3. Identify one specific job the requires frequent measuring such as a chef, architect or nurse. Analyze how a change to the metric system would impact their job. Would they need to communicate differently, buy new equipment or tools and how would previous work related materials be impacted?