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A meter stick is about three inches longer than a yard stick.

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Q: Is a meter stick the same as a yard stick?
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What are two objects that are the same length?

Yard stick meter stick

What is more meter stick or a yard stick?

meter stick

What the difference between a meter and a yard?

the differents between a meter and a yard is that a meter is smaller and yards are very long and uses a yard stick but a meter uses a ruler.

What is bigger meter stick or yard stick?


How does a yard stick compare ti a meter stick?

A yard stick is shorter than a meter stick by 3.37 inches (8.56 centimeters).

Is a yard stick bigger than a meter stick?

No the meter stick is larger

Is yard stick shorter than a meter stick?

No, a yard stick is about 0.2 inches (85.6 mm) shorter than a meter stick. Hope these helped!

What is the function of a meter sticks?

A meter stick is similar to a yard stick. HOWEVER, a meter stick measures 1 ( one ) meter, while a yard stick measures 1 ( one ) yard. I meter = 1.0936133 yards. ( round off to 1.1 yards approximately )

Would you measure a basketball court with a yard stick or meter stick why?

You could measure it with either a yard stick or meter stick. If you want to measure the basketball court in metric units, then you would use the meter stick. If you want to measure the basketball court in English units, you would use the yard stick.

What is a meter stick rounded to a yard?

1 yard

What is an object that is as long as a meter?

A meter stick. (this is true, a meter is the size of a meter or yard stick) although its a little longer than a yard, maybe the size of a simple cabinet or dresser.

How big is a meter on a yard stick?

1 yard = 0.914 meter 1 meter = 1.09 yards

What is the difference between a meter stick and a yard stick?

a square

What are some appropiation's for a length of a yard stick?

3 feet. 36 inches. A yard stick is a little smalleer than a meter stick.

What do you use to measure a meter?

Yard stick

How many yards are in meter stick?

There are not any meters in a yard stick. A meter is 100 centimeters, a yardstick is only 91.4 centimeters.

How big is 3 meters?

3 times longer than 1 meter. 1 meter is almost the same length of a Yard stick. 1 meter = ~37.5 inches 1 Yard = 36 inches

What is the difference between a yard stick and a meter stick?

.094 yards or .0856 meters ------------- A yard is 36 inches; a meter is 39.4 inches.

How many meters in a yard stick?

1 yard = 0.914 meter 1 meter = 1.09 yards

How many meters is a yard stick?

1 yard = 0.914 meter 1 meter = 1.09 yards

Which one is based on units of ten a yard stick or a meter stick?

A metre stick, of course.

What is an instrument used to measure length?

Ruler, meter stick, yard stick

What instrument measures the height of a human?

Ruler, yard stick, meter stick.

What will you use to measure a box of crayons?

ruler, yard stick, meter stick

What is meter stick and its uses?

A meter stick is used to measure things. It looks a lot like a yard stick but is a little longer. There are about 39.37 inches per meter.