How many roede in 1 smoot?
The answer is 0.17018.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.1 roede, or 0.58761311552474 smoot.
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1 roede to smoot = 5.87613 smoot
5 roede to smoot = 29.38066 smoot
10 roede to smoot = 58.76131 smoot
15 roede to smoot = 88.14197 smoot
20 roede to smoot = 117.52262 smoot
25 roede to smoot = 146.90328 smoot
30 roede to smoot = 176.28393 smoot
40 roede to smoot = 235.04525 smoot
50 roede to smoot = 293.80656 smoot
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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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