Seventy-two inches is the equivalent of 6 feet. The average height of a man in the United States is 69.3 inches according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The average American woman is 63.8 inches tall.
While there may be some exercises that can strengthen and stretch the spine, height is largely determined by genetics and is only somewhat controllable by environmental factors such as nutrition. According to 'Scientific American,' only about 20 to 40% of human height is determined by environmental
A person that is 65 inches tall is approximately 5 feet 5 inches tall. There are 12 inches in 1 foot, so there are 60 inches in 5 feet.
Since 12 inches make a foot, anyone or anything that stands 48 inches is exactly 4 feet tall. A yard is exactly 3 feet, so 48 inches or 4 feet is approximately 1.33 yards. One mile measures 5,280 feet, which means that there is exactly 1,320 four-foot lengths in a mile.
Sixty-two inches, or 5 feet 2 inches, is equivalent to 157.48 centimeters. Sixty-two inches is roughly three-quarters the height of a stock entry door for a home. Sixty-two inches is within the normal range of human height, considered average for a woman and and short for a man.
60 inches is equivalent to 5 feet in the U.S. customary and Imperial measurement systems. In these systems, 12 inches is the equivalent of 1 foot.
A point is 1/72 of an inch of height and this type of measurement is generally used in printing and formatting documents. This measurement is normally seen as a sub-unit of a pica, which is made up of 12 points or is 1/6 of an inch in size.
An average, healthy weight for a man who is 5 feet 10 inches tall is between 130 and 173.5 pounds. Healthy body weights are determined by calculating a person's body mass index, or BMI, which relates height and weight.
The ideal weight for a female who is 5 feet 2 inches tall depends on the frame of her body. If she has a smaller frame, it is ideal she have a lower weight. If she has a larger frame, it is necessary for her to weigh more.
According to Rush University Medical Center, an adult who is 5 feet 4 inches tall should weigh between 110 and 140 pounds. A person of that height weighing between 145 to 169 is overweight, while those between 174 to 227 are obese.