# What are the smallest subdivisions on a meter stick?

The smallest subdivisions on a meter stick are millimeters. There are 10 millimeters in a centimeter, 10 centimeters in a decimeter and 10 decimeters in one meter. Meter sticks measure 1 meter (equ... Read More »

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## 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 »

## 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 »

## What is a meter stick?

A meter stick is a flat ruler, typically made of wood, that is exactly one meter long. It has a metric side graduated in millimeters and numbered in centimeters and may have an English measurement ... Read More »

## What is the length of a meter stick?

A meter stick is 100 cm long, or 1 meter. In imperial units, a meter stick is about 39.37 inches, which is slightly longer than a yard. Meters, yards and inches are all measures of distance.Source:... Read More »

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