Common Things That Are 18 Inches Long

In this article, I will show you some common items that are 18 inches long. Knowing the length of an item will come in handy if you don’t have a measuring tool with you and need to know the size of something.  For example, if you know that half of the standard width of a …

How Much Does 5 Liters Of Water Weigh?

A liter of water or any other liquid is a very common measurement. Not only is a liter used to measure liquids in countries that commonly use the metric system, but it’s also used for things like soda or milk in the United States, which more commonly uses the imperial system. For this reason, it …

9 Things That Weigh 50 kilograms (#5 Is Surprising)

Fifty kilograms is a weight that seems like it should be common and easy to judge, but it’s actually quite a bit heftier than most people expect. Fifty kilograms is equal to about 110 pounds. One of the easiest ways to estimate what 50 kilograms actually looks and feels like is to compare it to …

Everyday Items That Can Be Used To Measure With

How many times have you needed to know the size of something and don’t have a measuring tape or ruler on hand? I know for many people that has happened quite often. You don’t always need a measuring tool to determine the size of a certain item. If you know the size of a similar …

How Long Is 6 Inches Compared To An Object?

Six inches, or half of a foot, is regularly used to estimate the lengths or heights of small objects. However, although a foot may be a bit easier to picture, it can be difficult to imagine, and therefore estimate with any accuracy, what 6 inches looks like. Comparing 6 inches to a few common objects …

How Long Is 72 Inches Compared To An Object?

Seventy-two inches, or 6 feet, is a common height or length used for estimating different measurements. However, it can be tough to get a good grasp of just how high or long this measurement is without comparing it to other objects. Fortunately, there are several common things that can help you estimate 72 inches with …

8 Examples Of Things That Are 8 Feet Tall

Eight feet can sometimes be tricky to visualize since it’s not a common height. However, there are some things, which are easy to visualize, that can help you get a better feel for just how tall or long 8 feet is. Getting a feel for this height can make estimating heights much simpler. A Christmas …

Examples Of How Big A Square Foot Is

Whether you’re looking to buy a home or rent an apartment and want to know just how much a square foot is, or you simply want to get a better feel for the size of a square foot, it’s often best to compare the measurement to other objects. Understanding how big a square foot is …

How Tall Is A 50 Story Building?

Most people can easily picture a skyscraper or very tall office building. However, it can be difficult to guess how many stories are in one of those tall buildings. Getting a feel for the height of a single story can help you estimate how tall a 50 story building is. How tall is a single …

How Long Is 2 Inches Compared To An Object?

It can be frustrating to figure out the size of something that is 2 inches long when you don’t have a way to measure it. 2 inches is a small measurement that is commonly used to describe the length of something.  Without a measuring tape or ruler, it can be challenging to guess the length …