1 in = 2.54 cm

1 ft = 12 inches

For student 1:

$4\mathrm{ft}\left(\frac{12\mathrm{inches}}{1\mathrm{ft}}\right)=48\mathrm{inches}\phantom{\rule{0ex}{0ex}}48+\hspace{0.17em}6\mathrm{inches}\left(\frac{2.54\mathrm{cm}}{1\mathrm{in}}\right)\left(\frac{1\mathrm{x}{10}^{-2}\mathrm{m}}{1\mathrm{cm}}\right)=1.3716\mathrm{m}$

A table is given below listing the heights of each member in a group. Using the table, perform the following calculations. Use appropriate rules for significant figures at each step.

Group Member | Height |

Student 1 | 4 ft 6.0 in |

Student 2 | 5 ft 6.0 in |

Student 3 | 5 ft 6.0 in |

Convert the height of Student 1 from feet and inches to meters.

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