How long is a meter stick in feet?

Answer A meter stick measures exactly 3.28083 feet. Since three feet equals one yard, a meter stick is slightly longer than a yard stick. A meter stick is exactly 3.37 inches longer than a yard stick.Sour... Read More »

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How many centimeters long is a meter stick?

A meter stick is 100 centimeters in length. The prefix "centi-" means hundredth or 0.01. Therefore a centimeter equals a hundredth of a meter or 0.01 meter. The meter is used in the metric system o... Read More »

How long is a meter compared to feet?

A foot is a measurement of the United States customary units, while a meter is a measurement of the metric system. One foot is the equivalent of 0.3048 meter. One meter is the equivalent of 3.2808 ... Read More »

Is a yard stick or a meter stick longer?

A yardstick is three feet, or 36 inches, in length, while a meterstick is 39.37 inches long. Yardstick measurements are typically shown in inches and fractions of an inch, while metersticks are bro... Read More »

Is a meter stick the same as a yard stick?

A yardstick and a meter stick are not the same, since they are based on different measurements. A yardstick measures exactly 36 inches long. A meter stick is slightly longer, measuring 39.37 inches... Read More »