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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.

Conversion table inches to mm

Dimensions — Inches to Metric | ||
---|---|---|

0.313” |
5/16” | 7.95 mm |

0.375” | 3/8” | 9.53 mm |

0.438” | 7/16” | 11.13 mm |

0.500” | 1/2” | 12.70 mm |

How to Use a Ruler – Standard Imperial Measurements. The markings on a standard ruler represent the fractions of an inch. The markings on a ruler from the start to the 1″ mark 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 1”.
## How do you read a 16th ruler?

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## What is 5 over 8 as a decimal?

A ruler marked in 16ths. **Every mark is 1/16th of an inch**. The center mark between numbers is 1/2. The red lines on these rulers are marked at 1/2, and 1.

0.3125

The decimal equivalents of eights, sixteenths, thirty-seconds and sixty-fourths of an inch.

Inches | |
---|---|

fractional | decimal |

3/16 | 0.1875 |

5/16 | 0.3125 |

7/16 | 0.4375 |

Now we can see that our fraction is 31.25/100, **which means that** 5/16 as a percentage is 31.25%.

**5mm = just over 3/16 inch**. **6mm = almost** 1/4 inch. 7mm = almost 9/32 inch (= a bit over 1/4 inch) 8mm = 5/16 inch.

5’8 = **172.72 cm**.

In this case, the lowest common denominator is 8. This is what 5/8 and **1/2** look like with the same denominator: … Now that these fractions have been converted to have the same denominator, we can clearly see by looking at the numerators that 5 is NOT less than 4 which also means that 5/8 is NOT less than 1/2.

0.625

Answer: 5/8 as a decimal is expressed as **0.625**.
## How many 16s are in an inch?

## What is 1/16 of an inch on a tape measure?

Write down two values you want to convert from inches to 16ths of an inch, for example, 0.5 and 5. Determine the number of smaller units per unit of the larger quantity. In this case, there are **16 units** of smaller quantity (1/16 inch) in one unit of the larger quantity.

The 1/16-inch mark is **the absolute shortest line on the tape measure**. It is also the first line that you will encounter after or before a whole-inch mark.
## Is a 1/16 teaspoon a pinch?

## What is a fraction of 5 16?

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## What is 5 5 as a percent?

## What number is 5 percent of 60?

If you want to get very technical and scientific, **a pinch** is generally defined as 1/16 teaspoon. While there’s some debate about this, The New Food Lover’s Companion considers a pinch to be 1/16 tsp, while a dash is “somewhere between 1/16 and a scant 1/8 teaspoon.” Not all cookbooks agree.

Reduce 5/16 to lowest terms

516 is already in the simplest form. It can be written as **0.3125** in decimal form (rounded to 6 decimal places).

For example, if your ruler measures to the nearest 1/32nd of an inch, **multiply the decimal portion by 32**. In this example, . 456 times 32 equals 14.592.

Now we can see that our fraction is 100/100, which means that 5/5 as a percentage is **100%**.

3

Answer: 5% of 60 is **3**.
## What is 68 as a fraction?

## What is a 13 out of 16 grade?

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## How many mm means 1 inch?

Since there are 2 digits in 68, the very last digit is the “100th” decimal place. So we can just say that . 68 is the same as **68/100**. terms by dividing both the numerator and denominator by 4.

Explanation: 1316 students are in **8th grade**.

MM | Approximate Size In Inches | Exact Size In Inches |
---|---|---|

15mm | Just short of 5/8 Inch | 0.59055 Inches |

16mm | 5/8 Inch |
0.62992 Inches |

17mm | Just short of 11/16 Inch | 0.66929 Inches |

18mm | Just short of 3/4 Inch | 0.70866 Inches |

Fractional Inches to Decimal Inches and Metric Millimeters

Inches | Metric | |
---|---|---|

Fractional | Decimal | mm |

7/16 | 0.4375 |
11.1125 |

. | 0.4528 | 11.5000 |

29/64 | 0.4531 | 11.5094 |

25.4 millimeters

1 inch is equal to **25.4 millimeters**, which is the conversion factor from inches to millimeters.
## What is a 16th of an inch called?

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## How many cm is 5’11 feet?

Ruler Scales:

16ths Scale: Each inch is divided into **16 parts** and the smallest division is 1/16 of an inch. All fractions must have a denominator of 16, 8, 4 or 2. THE NUMBER FOR WHOLE INCHES APPEARS TO THE LEFT OF ITS MARK.

180.34 cm

5’11 = **180.34 cm**.
## How do you write feet and inches?

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## What is 9 over 16 as a decimal?

The IEEE standard symbol for **a foot is “ft”**. In some cases, the foot is denoted by a prime, often approximated by an apostrophe, and the inch by a double prime; for example, 2 feet 4 inches is sometimes denoted as 2′ 4″.

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

0.5625

Answer: 9/16 as a decimal is **0.5625**.
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