# How do you write 5 feet 10 inches?

## How do you write 5 feet 10 inches?

Help! A. Usually, a hyphen is unnecessary: write “five feet, two inches tall,” “five feet, two inches,” “five foot two,” and so forth. But a hyphen is helpful in expressions such as “five-two.” If you write 5′2″, there’s no space after the sign for feet (a prime symbol).

## What is the symbol for CM?

centimetreSymbolcmConversions1 cm in …is equal to …SI units10 mm6

## How do you write units correctly?

Units: The names of all units start with a lower case letter except, of course, at the beginning of the sentence. There is one exception: in “degree Celsius” (symbol °C) the unit “degree” is lower case but the modifier “Celsius” is capitalized. Thus, body temperature is written as 37 degrees Celsius.

## What are the seven basic SI units?

The seven SI base units, which are comprised of:Length – meter (m)Time – second (s)Amount of substance – mole (mole)Electric current – ampere (A)Temperature – kelvin (K)Luminous intensity – candela (cd)Mass – kilogram (kg)

## What are the rules for writing SI units?

In writing, the names of SI units are always written in lowercase. However, the symbols of units named after a person are capitalized (e.g., ampere and A). These symbols are not abbreviations, so periods are not required.

## What are the rules for writing symbols?

Each element is given its own chemical symbol, like H for hydrogen or O for oxygen. Chemical symbols are usually one or two letters long. Every chemical symbol starts with a capital letter, with the second letter written in lower case.

## What are standard units?

Standard units are common units of measurement such as centimetres, grams and litres. Non-standard units of measurement might include cups, cubes or sweets.

## What is the SI unit of retardation?

Unit of retardation is same as the unit of acceleration i.e. m/s2.

## What is retardation example?

Negative acceleration is called retardation. If the velocity of a body is decreasing with respect to time, the acceleration is said to be negative. Examples of retardation motion are: 1) Velocity of vehicle decreases when brake is applied.

retardation

## What is an example of a negative acceleration?

(2) When we throw a ball upwards, then also negative acceleration acts on it. Thus, when the ball reaches the highest point, the velocity of the ball becomes zero.

## What are 3 types of acceleration?

Any change in the velocity of an object results in an acceleration: increasing speed (what people usually mean when they say acceleration), decreasing speed (also called deceleration or retardation ), or changing direction (called centripetal acceleration ).

## What is the other name of acceleration?

The act or condition of increasing in speed or rate. hastening. quickening. stimulation. advancement.

## What is the symbol for acceleration?

AccelerationCommon symbolsaSI unitm/s2, m·s−2, m s−2Derivations from other quantitiesDimension1 more row