# Why is the meter stick a math tool?

Because it measues distance between lengths of object of the SI (System Of International Units). Also if you give math the teacher a bad answer she might swat you with one!

### Which tool measures distance a thermometer pan balance stopwatch or meter stick?

A meter stick is to measure the distance

### What is the length of a meter stick in millimeters?

1 metre is 1000 millimetres , so do the math

### What laboratory tool is used to measure dimension of an object?

meter stick is used to measure dimensional objects

### In meter stick how many divisions are there in a meter in terms of meter?

There is just one meter in a meter stick.

### What is the description of a meter stick?

A meter stick is a stick that, when rolled along the ground, click's every meter

### What are the advantages of meterstick?

A meter stick is longer than a ruler. This allows larger items to be measured with less movement of the measuring tool.

### What is the function of a meter stick?

The function of a meter stick is to measure things in meters advantage of vernier caliper over meter stick

### Is a meter stick the same as a yard stick?

A meter stick is about three inches longer than a yard stick.

### How can a measurement be made to be more precise?

You can use a tool that has a smaller amount of uncertainty. An amount of uncertainty is how "small" a unit the tool can measure in. For example, a meter stick usually has marks up to the millimeters. There is something called a micrometer [where I live, anyways], which can measure up to .1 of a millimeter. Thus, micrometers can get more precise measurements in comparison to a meter stick.

### Meaning of meter stick?

A meter stick is a stick that is one meter long. It is marked off in centimeters and millimeters, and it is used for measuring things.

### How many meters is an meter stick?

1- a meter stick is like a giant ruler (it measures i meter)

### How long is a meter stick in centimeters?

how long is a m stick in cm there are 100 centimeters in a meter stick

### How many cm is a meter stick?

A meter stick is one meter (m) long. One meter is 100 centimeters (cm).

### What is the function of a meter sticks?

A meter stick is similar to a yard stick. HOWEVER, a meter stick measures 1 ( one ) meter, while a yard stick measures 1 ( one ) yard. I meter = 1.0936133 yards. ( round off to 1.1 yards approximately )

### How does a yard stick compare ti a meter stick?

A yard stick is shorter than a meter stick by 3.37 inches (8.56 centimeters).

### How many centimeters and millimeters are in a meter stick?

A "meter" stick is one meter long centi means one one-hundredth. So, a centi-meter is one one-hundredth of a meter. Thus . . . There are 100 centimeters on a meter stick. milli means one one-thousandth. So, a milli-meter is one one-thousandth of a meter. Thus . . . There are 1000 millimeters on a meter stick.

### What is an meter stick?

A stick that is one meter long, commonly with markings for centimeters and millimeters.

### What is meter stick and its uses?

A meter stick is used to measure things. It looks a lot like a yard stick but is a little longer. There are about 39.37 inches per meter.

### If a Pencil is 5cm long how many times would it fit on a meter stick?

A meter stick is 100cm, therefore 20 pencils would fit on a meter stick.

### What is something besides a meter stick that measures one meter in length?

i dont think that there is anything that measures one meter in length besides a meter stick

### How many meters are in a meter stick?

obviously there is 1 metre in a metre stick you are jokeing right a meter sitck one meter

### What is is meter stick?

A meter stick is a device one meter in length, with centimeters and millimeters marked out along it's edges for measuring.

### Is yard stick shorter than a meter stick?

No, a yard stick is about 0.2 inches (85.6 mm) shorter than a meter stick. Hope these helped!