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How do you write height and weight?

How do you write height and weight?

First rule in the entry says: Always spell out measurements inches, feet, yards gallons, ounces, pounds etc. Rule No. 2: Always use figures before the measurement 8 inches, 10 feet, 2 ounces, 200 pounds, etc.

How do you write down your height?

Usually, a hyphen is unnecessary: write five feet, two inches tall, five feet, two inches, five foot two, and so forth. But a hyphen is helpful in expressions such as five-two. If you write 52, there’s no space after the sign for feet (a prime symbol).

How is inches written?

The international standard symbol for inch is in (see ISO 31-1, Annex A) but traditionally the inch is denoted by a double prime, which is often approximated by double quotes, and the foot by a prime, which is often approximated by an apostrophe. For example, three feet two inches can be written as 3′ 2″.

How many cm exactly is an inch?


Do you say 5 feet or 5 foot?

You’re absolutely right about ‘five foot tall’; if you’re talking to someone or writing and don’t need to be formal, saying that you’re ‘five foot tall’ is fine. However, to say you are ‘five feet tall’ is correct and is probably safer when you’re writing in English.

How many inches Makes 1 foot?

12 inches

How many inches does it take to make 6 ft?

In 6 ft there are 72 in . Which is the same to say that 6 feet is 72 inches.

How many inches makes a yard?

36 inches

What percent of a yard is an inch?

An inch is a unit of linear length measure equal to 1/12 of a foot or 1/36 of a yard. Because the international yard is legally defined to be equal to exactly 0.9144 meters, one inch is equal to 2.54 centimeters.

How many inches is a third yard?

Yard to Inch Conversion TableYardsInches1 yd36″2 yd72″3 yd108″4 yd144″36