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YP Vernier for Mac

By Yves Pelletier $15.00

Developer's Description

With YP Vernier, it is easy to learn how to use a vernier to measure length with great precision. YP Vernier simulates a vernier caliper on the screen. Using a scroll bar, the user moves the movable jaw, and the corresponding numerical value is displayed on the screen. The program can also be used in "quiz mode": the movable jaw is placed at a random position, and the user try to find the corresponding measure.

Students use YP Vernier to:

  • Learn how to use a vernier caliper
Teachers use YP Vernier to:
  • Show to their students how to use a vernier caliper
  • Generate several different exam questions

Full Specifications

What's new in version 1.1

This new version provides two additional ways to slide the movable jaw: in addition to the scroll bar, you can now use the arrow keys of the keyboard, or grab the caliper with the mouse pointer.


Release August 25, 2008
Date Added June 29, 2001
Version 1.1

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Macintosh, Mac OS Classic
Additional Requirements
  • Mac OS X 10.4 PPC
  • Mac OS X 10.3.9
  • Mac OS X 10.4 Intel
  • Mac OS X 10.0
  • Mac OS X 10.1
  • Mac OS X 10.5 PPC
  • Mac OS X 10.2
  • Mac OS X 10.5 Intel
  • Mac OS X 10.3
  • Mac OS Classic
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