A measuring tool is anything used to take a count of quantitative data, such as weight, length, time or temperature. Rulers and scales are two common types of measuring tools. Measuring tools can be very precise, but low... More » Science Measurements

Some tools used to measure angles include protractors, transit levels, speed squares and bevel protractors. Protractors have a straight edge with ruler markings and a semicircular top that students use to measure angles ... More » Science Measurements

A protractor, a transit level, an adjustable triangle and a speed square are all tools for measuring angles. Some tools are specific to certain professions. More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Tools
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