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A dragstrip is a facility for conducting automobile and motorcycle acceleration events such as drag racing. Although a quarter mile (1320 feet, 402 m) is the best known measure for a .... Units of l...

Quarter mile - definition of quarter mile by The Free Dictionary

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Noun, 1. quarter mile - a unit of length equal to a quarter of 1 mile. 440 yards · linear measure, linear unit - a unit of measurement of length. international mile ...

f(t): Just How Long Is That Quarter Mile Track Anyway?


May 27, 2010 ... And I know it's a quarter-mile track, but of course the inside lane is much .... they told us that we should estimate 7 meters extra length per lane.

NHRA Shortens Top Fuel and Funny Car 1/4 mile distance to 1000 ...


Jul 3, 2008 ... ... race to 1000 feet, rather than the traditional 1320 feet (one-quarter mile). ... Instead of shortening the length of the race and potentially ruining ...

quarter mile - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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Definitions of quarter mile. 1. n a unit of length equal to a quarter of 1 mile ... On the other side of the dunes, a quarter mile away, sit two artificial hills some fifty ...

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Oct 4, 2011 ... Fastest 1/4 mile ever 3.58 secs @ 386 mph (621.61 km/h) Santa Pod dragstrip ... The quickest Quarter mile time by a Top Fueler was 4.42 sec.

A 1/4 mile square


How many acres are in a 1/4 mile square area. ... from the calculations above, the square will have side length of 1/4 mile and hence a perimeter of one mile.

Swim Distance Chart - Tri-Newbies Online


Usual distance will be ¼ mile or approximately 500 yards. International ... ½ mile = about 800 yards = 32 lengths 1 mile ... ¼ mile = about 400 meters = 8 lengths

Part 3: Basic Calculations


So, at 30 mph, a second is three car lengths and at 60 mph it is six. ... A real car will not be able to keep up full ½G acceleration for a quarter mile due to air ...

In wake of death, NHRA goes to shorter track - ESPN.com


Jul 11, 2008 ... The Funny Car driver is so accustomed to running a quarter-mile that he's ... reducing the length of Top Fuel and Funny Car races to 1,000 feet.

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How long is a quarter mile? - Ask.com


A quarter mile is, by definition, a fourth of a mile. It is 1,320 feet or 402.3 meters. ... Because there is no standard length of a city block in the United State, blocks ...

Longer Length Measurements - U.S. - AAA Math


An interactive math lesson about converting between larger U.S. length units. ... foot; yard=3 feet; eighth mile = 220 yards = 660 feet; quarter mile = 440 yards ...

NHRA Shortens Track After Fatal Crash, No Longer 1/4-Mile - Jalopnik


Jul 3, 2008 ... As an interim safety measure in the wake of Scott Kalitta's fatal crash, the NHRA has decided to shorten the length of the race in the Funny Car ...