How to measure height?

Asked by: Sally Turner  |  Last update: 12 July 2021
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The person helping can either place a flat straight object flat on the head and mark the wall, as before, or simply hold a pencil flat against the top of the person's head and mark the wall directly. Measure the distance from the floor to the spot on the wall to find out the height.

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Simply so, Can I measure my height with my phone?

Using the app appears to be rather simple. Simply launch Measure, point the phone's camera to an object, then pick two points to measure the distance in between. The virtual tape measure can measure either height or length. Measurements done by the app are not always accurate.

Keeping this in consideration, How do I measure my height in feet?.
Divide by 12 to determine how tall someone is in feet.
  1. 12 inches = 1 foot.
  2. 24 inches = 2 feet.
  3. 36 inches = 3 feet.
  4. 48 inches = 4 feet.
  5. 60 inches = 5 feet.
  6. 72 inches = 6 feet.
  7. 84 inches = 7 feet.


Also to know, How can you tell how tall you are without measuring?

An easy way to measure without a tape measure is to use your cash. A plain old dollar bill is exactly 6.14 inches long and 2.61 inches tall, but you can simply round those down to the nearest half-inch. You can also fold it into sixths to create a makeshift ruler – here's a quick visual guide that shows how to do it.

Is there an app to check height?

We've put together in one article the 9 best height measurement apps to help you if you need them (or just for fun).
  1. Ruler by NixGame.
  2. GHeight.
  3. Measure by Google LLC.
  4. MeasureKit – AR Ruler Tape.
  5. Moasure.
  6. Height Meter – AR Measure App.
  7. Ruler App by Nikola Kosev.
  8. 3-in-1 Ruler.


36 related questions found

How many cm is 5'7 feet?

5 feet 7 inches in cm = [(5×12)+7] x 2.54 = 67 x 2.54 = 170.18 cm.

How tall is TommyInnit?

Thomas Simons was born on April 9, 2004, he is better recognized online as TommyInnit. Formerly he was known as Channelnutpig. TommyInnit is a Twitch streamer and gaming YouTuber known for his Minecraft-linked videos and streams. He used to say that he is 6 feet and 3 inches tall.

Can I still grow taller?

No, an adult cannot increase their height after the growth plates close. However, there are plenty of ways a person can improve their posture to look taller. Also, a person can take preventative measures against height loss as they age.

Is being 5'7 tall for a girl?

Yes, she would definitely be considered tall. The average height for a woman in the US is 5' 3" 1/2. The standard deviation is about 2.7 inches. So a woman who is 5' 7" is more than one standard deviation above the mean, so she is taller than at least ~85% of the woman in the US.

Is 5 feet 7 inches a good height?

For a young male, 57″ is a good height. For a more mature male, it would be on the short side, but still ok.

How much inches is 5 7 feet?

In one foot, there are 12 inches, so 5 ft is equal to 60 inches And therefore 5'7″ counts to be a total of 67 inches.

How does my iPhone know my height?

When the Measure app detects a person in the viewfinder, it automatically measures their height from the ground to the top of their head, hat, or hair. You can tap the shutter button to take a photo of the person with their height measurement. Then you can use Markup on the photo, save it, and share it.