## What is the length of a pencil in feet?

A pencil is 2/3 of a foot long.

## How do you measure the length of a pencil?

The end P of the pencil coincides with the zero mark on the ruler. The end Q of the pencil is read by keeping the eye at the position B vertically above the end Q. So, the length of pencil is 4.3cm.

## What is the unit of measure of a pencil?

In units of measurement of length we use centimeter (cm) to measure. We can use this unit for measuring the length of a pencil, the width of a book etc. but this unit is too big to measure the thicken of a pencil. So we use another unit called millimeter (mm).

## What is the length of 1 pencil?

A standard, #2, hexagonal pencil is 19 cm (7.5 in) long.

7.5 inches

## How many MM is a pencil?

Millimeters (mm). A sharp pencil point is about 1 mm, a new crayon point is about 2 mm, and a new pencil eraser is about 5 mm.

## How many cm is a pencil eraser?

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CM Inches Object
0.1 cm 0.04 inches Grain of sugar
0.6 cm 0.2 inches Pencil eraser
0.9 cm 0.4 inches Ladybug
1.1 cm 0.4 inches Diameter of AAA battery

## How do you estimate the length of an object?

A good way of estimating a length is to measure it with part of your body:

1. for short lengths try your hand span.
2. for something a bit longer try using the length of your feet.
3. for something even longer try using your arm span or steps.

## How do I calculate inches?

One inch (2.5 cm) is roughly the measurement from the top knuckle on your thumb to your thumb tip. Measure yours to see how close it is to 1 inch. After all, you should always have a thumb handy for a guide for measuring items under 6 inches (15cm)!

## How do you calculate an estimate?

Measuring with a standard unit (beginning with an unconventional unit such as a toothpick) will give students a base for estimating measurement. Using the same unit to measure different things will help students begin to visualize how many “toothpicks” it will take to measure a length of something.