Problem: 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 MemberHeightStudent 14 ft 6.0 inStudent 25 ft 6.0 inStudent 35 ft 6.0 inConvert the height of Student 1 from feet and inches to meters.

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1 in = 2.54 cm

1 ft = 12 inches

For student 1:

4ft 12 inches1 ft= 48 inches48 +6 inches 2.54 cm1 in1x10-2 m1 cm = 1.3716 m

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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 MemberHeight
Student 14 ft 6.0 in
Student 25 ft 6.0 in
Student 35 ft 6.0 in


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

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