## Definition Of Customary System Of Measurement

The Customary System of Measurement is derived from the earlier English system of measurement.

### More About Customary System of Measurement

In customary measurement system length, capacity, weight, and temperature are measured.
Units for length: inches, feet, yards, and miles
Units for capacity: cups, pints, quarts, and gallons
Units for weight: ounces, pounds, and tons
Units for temperature: degrees Fahrenheit

### Example of Customary System of Measurement

The customary unit that is used to measure the weight of a pack of potato chips is ounce.
The customary unit that is used to measure the quantity of water in a tank is gallon.

A. centimeter
B. liter
C. foot
D. gram