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Paul Gardner

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When the ruler divides the inches into eighths, 5/8 inch **is the fifth mark on the ruler from the left side**. For example, if the ruler divides the inches into 16ths, then 5/8 inch is the 10th mark.

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What is 5/8 on a tape?

Tape measure markings represent lengths in inches and fractions of an inch. Each large tick represents one inch (1?), and the ticks between represent the following fractions: ^{1}?_{16}", ^{1}?_{8}", ^{3}?_{16}", ^{1}?_{4}", ^{5}?_{16}", ^{3}?_{8}", ^{7}?_{16}", ^{1}?_{2}", ^{9}?_{16}", ^{5}?_{8}", ^{11}?_{16}", ^{3}?_{4}", ^{13}?_{16}", ^{7}?_{8}", and ^{15}?_{16}".

Where is 0.7 on a ruler?

The marks on the ruler are one-eighth inch apart. Click on the location of the arrow on the ruler above. The arrow is 0.7 cm, or **7 mm, past the beginning of the ruler**.

What is 5 feet 8 inches in inches?

Five feet and 8 inches is equivalent to **68 inches**.

How long is an inch visually?

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)!

What is the meaning of 5 8?

5/8 may refer to: **the calendar date August 5 of the Gregorian calendar**. **the calendar date** May 8 (USA) The Fraction (mathematics) five eighths or 0.625 in decimal. A time signature of quintuple meter in music.

What is 5/8 look like on a ruler?

When the ruler divides the inches into eighths, 5/8 inch is the **fifth mark on the ruler from the left side**. For example, if the ruler divides the inches into 16ths, then 5/8 inch is the 10th mark.

What is 5 ft 7 inches in inches?

The conversion factor I remember is that there are 2.54 centimeters in 1 inch, so first I would change the feet to inches. 5 12 = 60 so 5'7" = **67"**.

Can you simplify 5 8?

As you can see, **5/8 cannot be simplified any further**, so the result is the same as we started with.

What percentage is 5 8ths?

Please Note: In the video the answer to 5/8 as a percent is **67.5%**.

Where is the 3/8 mark on a ruler?

The **very first line on the left hand side** of the ruler is the 1/16 of an inch mark. Between 0 and 1 inch, there are marks that denote 1/16, 2/16 (or 1/8), 3/16, 4/16 (or 1/4), 5/16, 6/16 (or 3/8), 7/16, 8/16 (or 1/2), 9/16, 10/16 (or 5/8), 11/16, 12/16 (3/4), 13/16, 14/16 (or 7/8), 15/16, 16/16 (or 1) of an inch.

Is 5/8 average height for a woman?

And to have a good idea of where you fall in the range of heights, it's good to know the average height for women across the country. According to a 2018 report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the average height among all American women, age 20 and up, is **5 foot 4 inches tall**.

Is 5 feet 8 inches short for a man?

5 feet, 8 inches This is **1 inch shy of the average height** for a man in the United States, but it is average or even above average for men in many parts of the world.

What comes after 5 8 on a tape measure?

This is a fast way of reading the tape measure on the job when taking a measurement of something to cut it to fit. What you should do is memorize the common fractions down to **sixteenths**. Here they are: 1/16, 1/8, 3/16, 1/4, 5/16, 3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16, 5/8, 11/16, 3/4, 13/16, 7/8, 15/16 and the inch mark.

What is 5/8 in a whole number?

The fraction **5/8 can never be a whole number** because it represents part of a whole. The whole is divided into 8 pieces, and the fraction 5/8...

What is 8 as a number?

The number eight is a natural number that comes **after the number seven and before the number nine**. In Roman numerals, it is VIII. 8 is my favourite number!

What do numbers mean in love?

**721** means "Love You." Other versions of this include: 143 = I love you (the number of letters in each word) 721 = I love you (8 letters, 3 words, 1 meaning) 381 = I love you (3 words, 8 letters, 1 meaning)

How long is 4 inches actual size?

4 inches is equal to **10.15 centimeters** or 101.6 millimeters.

How long is an inch on your finger?

The **length between your thumb tip and the top knuckle of your thumb** is roughly one inch.