Suggestions for Measuring Height With a Yard Stick?

Answer More often than you would think, you will be asked throughout your life how tall you are. As a child you are constantly growing, so you may need to measure yourself frequently to know how tall you ... Read More »

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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 »

Instructions for Measuring Height & Weight?

Measuring height and weight accurately is important when monitoring your family's health. Height and weight measurements are used to calculate your body mass index, or BMI, a measure of healthy ver... 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 »

How many millimeters are in a yard stick?

There are 914.4 millimeters in 1 yard. A meter is made up of 1,000 millimeters, and a yard is defined as 0.9144 meters. Multiplying 1,000 millimeters/meter by 0.9144 meters/yard gives an answer of ... Read More »