How many smoot in 1 stick?
The answer is 1.7910447761194.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.58761311552474 smoot, or 0.32808398950131 stick.
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1 smoot to stick = 0.55833 stick
5 smoot to stick = 2.79167 stick
10 smoot to stick = 5.58333 stick
20 smoot to stick = 11.16667 stick
30 smoot to stick = 16.75 stick
40 smoot to stick = 22.33333 stick
50 smoot to stick = 27.91667 stick
75 smoot to stick = 41.875 stick
100 smoot to stick = 55.83333 stick
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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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