How many smoot in 1 cape inch?
The answer is 0.015417890860657.
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smoot or cape inch
The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.58761311552474 smoot, or 38.112418931709 cape inch.
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1 smoot to cape inch = 64.85971 cape inch
2 smoot to cape inch = 129.71943 cape inch
3 smoot to cape inch = 194.57914 cape inch
4 smoot to cape inch = 259.43886 cape inch
5 smoot to cape inch = 324.29857 cape inch
6 smoot to cape inch = 389.15829 cape inch
7 smoot to cape inch = 454.018 cape inch
8 smoot to cape inch = 518.87772 cape inch
9 smoot to cape inch = 583.73743 cape inch
10 smoot to cape inch = 648.59715 cape inch
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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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