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Tip 372: How Many Centimeters in One Yard?By DianeSev on 7/27/12 10:11 AM

I recently discovered that Google has a super-simple way of finding measurement equivalents.

Let's say you're reading a European pattern that says it's for someone with a hip measurement of 92 cm. "What the heck does that mean--it sound HUGE," you say to yourself.

Well, in the Google search bar, just type "92 cm to inches", and you'll learn that 92 centimeters=36.2204724 inches: just under 36 1/4". Definitely not huge. Smile This work the other way too, of course--imperial to metric.

Cool, eh? Smile

Submitted by Joan1954.

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dezinediva said...
please make as pdf or ebook!!! Its so hard for me to get packages here in Egypt.
7/31/12 7:55 AM
Ingiepops said...
sorry meant to post elsewhere
7/31/12 7:22 PM

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