Why have Americans historically been resistant to metric system adoption? (Choose two) (Poll Closed)

  • It’s not an American invention
    6.4%
    21 votes

     
  • Metric adoption would cause too much confusion
    13.11%
    43 votes

     
  • Metric adoption would be too expensive
    10.37%
    34 votes

     
  • Americans don’t like being told what to do by the government
    11.28%
    37 votes

     
  • The metric system is not as good a system as what we have
    0.61%
    2 votes

     
  • American isolationism
    7.62%
    25 votes

     
  • American individualism
    4.88%
    16 votes

     
  • Too lazy to learn a new system
    26.52%
    87 votes

     
  • Americans like to be unique
    1.52%
    5 votes

     
  • We/they like using our/their historical measures
    10.98%
    36 votes

     
  • Other
    6.71%
    22 votes

Posted 6 years.

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