Using the Mosteller formula, body surface area is calculated by taking the square root of a person's height in centimeters times his weight in kilograms divided by 3600, or BSA = SQRT([height (cm) x weight(kg)]/3600). Th... More » Science Measurements

A surface wave is a seismic wave that occurs at or near the surface of Earth. Surface waves tend to have much longer wavelengths and larger amplitudes compared to body waves. More »

Surface piercing is when a flat area of skin is pierced as opposed to an area of skin that is convex, is concave or can be pierced through completely, like the ears or nostrils. Unlike a standard piercing that goes direc... More » Beauty & Fashion Body Art Piercing

To convert 151 centimeters to feet, users should use the formula centimeters multiplied by 0.032808. In this instance, 151 centimeters is equal to 4.95407 feet. More »

Equivalents of 171 centimeters are approximately 67.3 inches, 5.6 feet and 1.9 yards. Other equivalents are 1.71 meters and 1,710 millimeters. Inches, feet and yards are all units of length in the U.S. System of Customar... More »

The equivalent of 184 centimeters is approximately 72.44 inches. Other equivalents include 1.84 meters, 1,840 millimeters, 6 feet and 0.44 inches, and 2 yards and 0.44 inches. Because 2.54 centimeters equals 1 inch, divi... More » Science Measurements

Square footage is the unit of measurement used to describe the entire surface area of a two-dimensional space. Determining square footage depends on the shape of the surface and involves manipulating measurements of its ... More » Science Measurements