## ››Convert inch to smoot

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How many inches in 1 smoot? The answer is 67.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 39.370078740157 inches, or 0.58761311552474 smoot.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of inches to smoot

1 inches to smoot = 0.01493 smoot

10 inches to smoot = 0.14925 smoot

20 inches to smoot = 0.29851 smoot

30 inches to smoot = 0.44776 smoot

40 inches to smoot = 0.59701 smoot

50 inches to smoot = 0.74627 smoot

100 inches to smoot = 1.49254 smoot

200 inches to smoot = 2.98507 smoot

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## ››Definition: Inch

An inch is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including Imperial units, and United States customary units. There are 36 inches in a yard and 12 inches in a foot. The inch is usually the universal unit of measurement in the United States, and is widely used in the United Kingdom, and Canada, despite the introduction of metric to the latter two in the 1960s and 1970s, respectively. The inch is still commonly used informally, although somewhat less, in other Commonwealth nations such as Australia; an example being the long standing tradition of measuring the height of newborn children in inches rather than centimetres. The international inch is defined to be equal to 25.4 millimeters.

## ››Definition: Smoot

A smoot is a unit of distance (or "length", as physical scientists say) used for measuring the Harvard Bridge. It is named after an MIT fraternity pledge at Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity, Oliver R. Smoot (class of 1962). In October of 1958, fellow students helped Mr. Smoot measure the length of the bridge by placing him end to end and marking the increments. Oliver was a top student at MIT and went on to run NIST, the National Institute of Standards and Technology. The smoot is equal to his height (five feet and seven inches -- 1.70 m), and the bridge's length was measured to be "364.4 smoots plus one ear".

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