A ruler, sometimes called a rule or line gauge, is an instrument used in geometry,
technical drawing, printing, engineering and building to measure distances or ...
Article describes all of those little lines and markings.
Get an English ruler. You will know it is an English ruler because it will have 12
lines that denote inches on the ruler. 12 inches equals 1 foot (0.3 m). The 1 foot ...
The little lines on a metric ruler mark the millimeters between centimeters, while
the little lines on an English ruler mark the eighths and 16ths between inches.
A standard ruler is 12 inches or 1 foot long. 3 standard rulers measure 1 yard or
36 inches. A ruler that is 36 inches long is called a yard stick. To use a ruler, line
Ruler Measurements : Reading a Ruler. 2. The problem for most people is the
little lines between the inch marks! We all know where the 1, 2, 3 etc. inch marks
Reading a metric ruler is pretty simple- no fractions, everything converts nicely in
factors of 10, ... Numerator: The number above the line in a common fraction
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It can be challenging to read the fractions on the ruler. Each of the marks on a
ruler measure a different fraction. The length of the line help you figure out which
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Nov 22, 2011 ... How to read a ruler.wmv ... Read an inch ruler in 32nds. ... Measuring Lines in
Inches and Half Inches with a Ruler (Revised) - Duration: 9:50.
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Jul 23, 2009 ... This is the revised video of a math lesson teaching students how to measure line
segments in inches and half inches with a ruler. The handouts ...