# How should I write a height in feet and inches?

##### Asked by: Tammy Thomas

Writing feet and inches in AP style **Always use figures before the measurement**: for example, 4 inches, 9 feet, etc. Don’t use hyphens when writing a person’s height, except if it’s describing them. Then you can write “the six-foot-four man”. Apostrophes are used to indicate feet and inches only in technical contexts.

## What is the correct way to write your height?

In some cases **a hyphen may help avoid ambiguity.** **If it’s being used as an adjective, you might add hyphens**. “His five-foot-two-inch body was thin as a rail.” You can use numbers if you prefer—”He was 5’2″ and small for his age”—no spaces, and be sure to add the mark for inches.

## How do you write 5 foot 9 inches in height?

Explanation: We can write 5’9 as **5 feet 9 inches**.

## How do you write 5 feet 7 inches in numbers?

The conversion factor I remember is that there are 2.54 centimeters in 1 inch, so first I would change the feet to inches. 5 12 = 60 so 5’7″ = **67″**.

## How do you write 5 5 as a height?

Yes, in informal speech, it’s often ‘five five’, more formally ‘**five foot five**‘ and even more formally ‘five feet five inches’. We should properly be using the prime and double prime symbols (5′ 5″) which have a slant inwards.

## How do I write 5 feet 6 inches?

There are two popular ways of writing feet: **the abbreviation “ft.” or the single apostrophe (′)**. Inches can be represented using “in.” or with a double apostrophe (″). As an example, five feet, ten inches could be written as 5 ft. 10 in or 5′10″.

## How do you write 5 feet 5 inches in centimeters?

5’5 = **165.1 cm**.

## What is 5ft 7 in CM?

Five feet seven inches (5’7″) is equal to **170.18 cm**. This is because there are 30.48 cm in one foot.

## What is 6ft 6in cm?

6’6 = **198.12 cm**

Convert 6 ft 6 to centimeters.

## How many cm is 5/6 feet?

167.64 cm

5 feet 6 inches in cm = [(5×12)+6] x 2.54 = 66 x 2.54 = **167.64 cm**.

## How many inches is 5 4 feet?

If you are 5 feet 4 inches tall, it means you are **64 inches** tall, and here’s why: There are 12 inches in each foot, and if there are 5 feet, that’s 12 x 5, which is 60 inches. Plus the remaining 4 inches gives you a total of 64 inches.

## What is my height in feet?

Height Converter Chart

Cm | Feet | Feet & Inches |
---|---|---|

165 |
5.41 ft |
5 ft, 5 in |

166 | 5.45 ft | 5 ft, 5.4 in |

167 | 5.48 ft | 5 ft, 5.7 in |

168 | 5.51 ft | 5 ft, 6.1 in |

## How many cm is 5 4 feet?

162.56 cm

Summary: 5 feet 4 inches is equal to **162.56 cm**.

## What’s the height of 162 cm?

162 cm = **5’3.78**

162 cm is taller than about 2.9% of men and 40.6% of women in the USA. What is 162cm in feet and inches? Convert 162 centimeters to feet and inches.

## What is the height of 154 cm?

154 cm = **5’0.63**

154 cm is taller than about 0% of men and 9.9% of women in the USA. What is 154cm in feet and inches? Convert 154 centimeters to feet and inches. Use the calculator above to calculate between feet and centimeters.

## Is 5 4 short or tall for a girl?

In the U.S., **the average woman is around 5 feet 4 inches**. While this is the tallest average recorded in the country’s history, average weight is increasing faster than height. Men tend to be about 6 inches taller than women, and genetics plays an important part in this distinction.

## What is tall for a 11 year old female?

Your Daughter’s Body

They’re likely to stand somewhere **between 4 and 5 feet** tall at this age. Their weight will probably be somewhere between 70 and 100 pounds. But at this age, your daughter has likely entered puberty and is at the peak of a growth spurt.

## Is 5.2 short for a girl?

Originally Answered: Is 5’2 really short for a female? **Yes, it is**.

## Is 5 5 a good height for a girl in India?

According to a survey conducted by Ipsos in May 2019 regarding the most important attributes in a person to be considered beautiful, **about 44 percent of the Indian respondents considered a height range between 5’1 and 5’4 to be ideal amongst women**.

## At what age girls stop growing?

Once girls start to menstruate, they usually grow about 1 or 2 more inches, reaching their final adult height by about age **14 or 15 years** (younger or older depending on when puberty began).

## Does height increase after 18?

**For Most, Height Won’t Increase After Age 18**

The reason why your height stops increasing is your bones, specifically your growth plates. The growth plates, or epiphyseal plates, are areas of specialized cartilage near the end of your long bones.