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# Is a metric ruler the same as a meter stick?

Updated: 9/20/2023

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yes a metric ruler and a meter ruler is the same

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### What are two objects that are the same length?

Yard stick meter stick

### Is a meterstick the same as a meter?

No. A meter is a unit of length, a meter stick is an actual device to measure it.

### Can you use a metric ruler to measure length?

It measures length and distance.It shows the answer in meters, centimeters, or millimeters.

### What weighs more a metric ton or a cubic meter of water?

I think they are the same.

### What metric unit of measurement is about the same size as a yard?

A meter is roughly equivalent in length to a yard.

### What metric unit for height?

To convert feet into meters, divide the length in feet by .3048. The result will be the length in meters.

### Is feet the same as meter?

No. Meter is a metric unit of length whereas a foot ( plural feet ) is an imperial unit of length that was developed by the British. 1 meter is approximately 3.28 feet.

### What are the metric unit for yard?

A meter is approximately the same length as a yard (it is slightly longer).

### What are milliliters and liters?

Liters and milliliters are metric units for volume. A liter is the same as a cubic decimeter; 1000 liters is the same as a cubic meter.

### Change 5kl in metric units?

5 kl is already in metric units. If you want to have it changed to other metric units you need to specify which ones.

### How can you determine how tall a tree is if it casts a shadow that measures 5 m and at the same time a meter stick casts a shadow that is 0.4 m long?

Measure the tree with the meter stick.

### Is a meter the same as feet?

No. Meter is a metric unit of length whereas a foot ( plural feet ) is an imperial unit of length that was developed by the British. 1 meter is approximately 3.28 feet.