With friends, families, and business contacts scattered throughout the world do you want to quickly know the time somewhere on the planet? Do not leave the time to chance. Metricwiz can show you the time anywhere in the world. Simply select the country or city.
Are you just interested in whether it is daylight or nighttime somewhere? Much of the time a simple picture speaks a thousand words. Metricwiz shows a picture of the moon or sun, as applicable for the selected location.
Do you cook and want to know the how many grams are in an ounce? Are you listening to the weather report and confused by the temperature? Metricwiz can translate the most common units quickly and easily.
Even highly educated adults lack knowledge of the history our measurement systems. Knowing our history can help us with our future. Metricwiz includes all the information that you have ever wanted to know on the different units, measurement systems both old and new, and time zone, and time measurements. Test your knowledge or play trivia questions with your kids.
Trivia questions have always been an interest for most people. Just you look at the success of â€œWho Wants to Be a Millionaireâ€, which has spun off incarnations in different countries. Metricwiz features a Did-You-Know trivia section that quizzes you on different questions. See what you know and do not.
Select the country, U.S. city, or International city from where you would like to know the time using our dropdown list and Metricwiz will immediately show the current date and time along with your local time.
Daylight and Nighttime Indicators
Knowing the time is nice, but often you just want to visually be aware of whether the destination place is in daylight or nighttime. Metricwiz shows a cute picture of the sun or moon to indicate what part of the day the destination place is.
Metricwiz offers basic common every day conversion types. If you want other conversion types, such as liquid, distance, area, weight, and others not offered by Metricwiz, then check out our Officedove product, which features a comprehensive unit conversion facility. Simply enter the unit to convert. Select the original (source / from) unit and the destination (to) unit, press the convert button and watch the results.
Each tab shows graphical images applicable to the unit that you wish to convert. Teaching children measurements is easier when they have a picture that they can correlate the unit to.
We tested the interface with children and adults of various ages and came up with colors and sizes that make it easy for little fingers to click, yet is still acceptable for us not so little kids.
No matter what information you wanted to know or did not want to know, Metricwiz comes with an extensive unit encyclopedia. Whether you want to know the origins of the Fahrenheit scale or why a meter is the length that it is, you will find the answer in the included encyclopedia. We even include graphical pictures to illustrate the different points!
Did You Know Questions
Reading facts can go in one ear and out the other, so to speak. That is why Metricwiz features a Did-You-Know section, where you can test yourself or your kids on different questions. If they miss the question, then they can press a button and reread the section.
Metricwiz comes with full support for international numerical formatting. No matter what country you are in or how you enter numbers or other information, Officedove has built in support for you.
The program has a complete help system in case you get into trouble. You can look in the help file, press F1 to get instant context sensitive help, or press the Did-You-Know button to get help.
If you want a more professional unit and time zone converter, then look no further than Officedove, which features an extensive unit conversion library with customizable precision, 4 separate displaying grids with analog and digital clocks that can show the times around the world, a word map with custom displayable cities, say the time talking clock, time and task reminders, atomic clock synchronization, and much more. Check it out.