Name: carol a jackson
Date: Around 1995
What is the largest measurement?
I do not know, but if your context is the metric system (based on the next
question, it may be) you could look that up in an encyclopedia and see what
you find. In more general and common terms, my best guess is that the
subject of astronomy is involved with the greatest distances with specific
names. Of those, the commonest may be "light year" which is a very large
For smallest measurement, the physics of the atom has probably led to some
very small distance measures. I do not know what is smallest here either,
but look up millimicron for a small metric measurement and I think an
angstrom unit is 10 times smaller yet.
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