# A meter is a unit of length aproximately equal to 39.37 inches. If someone is 1.64 meters tall, what is his or her approximate height in inches?

Mar 8, 2018

64.57 inches

#### Explanation:

I'm going to abbreviate "meters" to $m$

We know that $1 m = 39.37$ inches. We also know, however, that this person is not just $1$ meter tall, but is $1.64$ meters tall.

Let's multiply!

1.64m = ? inches
1.64(39.37) = ? inches
$1.64 \times 39.37 = 64.57$ inches