How many city street blocks equal a mile?

Answer There is no universal size for a city block worldwide. However, some cities are on a grid system that have a standard block size. For example, a city block in Chicago is 660 feet, so eight blocks e... Read More »

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How many quilting blocks does it take to make one blanket?

The number of quilt blocks that you need for a blanket depends on the size of the quilt and the size of the blocks you are making. Standard square sizes range from 12 to 18 inches. For those sizes,... Read More »

How many steps make a mile on a pedometer?

For the average person, 2,000 steps equals one mile. To test your pedometer and get your accurate number, walk on a measured track while wearing the pedometer. At the one-mile mark, note the number... Read More »

How many pool laps make a mile?

The number of swimming laps to make a mile depends on whether the pool is configured in yards or meters. For a 25-yard pool, one mile equals 33 laps or 66 lengths. Olympic pools measure 50 meters i... Read More »

How many steps does it take to make one mile?

The average number of steps is 2,640. This is based on individuals that have a constant two foot stride. If you stride is longer, the # of steps will decrease a little. If your stride is shorter... Read More »