**Measure all three aspects–the length, width and height–of an object to get a three-dimensional measurement**. Continuing the example above, the 3 foot x 4 foot rectangle is the side of a box that has a length of 5 feet, so the dimensions are expressed as 3 ft. (width) x 4 ft. (height) x 5 ft.

What is length Width height? You can use length, width, and height. **Length: how long or short it is.** **Height: how tall or short it is.** **Width: how wide or narrow it is**.

Consequently, How do you read dimensions? ** Here are some popular examples: **

- Boxes: Length x Width x Height (See below)
- Bags: Width x Length (The width is always the dimension of the bag opening.)
- Labels: Length x Width.

How do you find the length width and height?

## FAQ

## What comes first length or width or height?

The Graphics’ industry standard is **width by height** (width x height). Meaning that when you write your measurements, you write them from your point of view, beginning with the width. That’s important. When you give us instructions to create an 8×4 foot banner, we’ll design a banner for you that is wide, not tall.

How do know my height? To measure your height by yourself, start by grabbing a pencil and standing with your back against a wall. Then, use the pencil to mark where the highest point on the top of your head meets the wall. Get a tape measure and measure the distance from the floor to the mark you made on the wall, and voila!

Which is length and height? Difference between length and height is very precise, as **length denotes how long shape is and height denotes how tall it is**. Length is the horizontal measurement in a plane whereas height is the vertical measurement. In Geometry, the important parameters used to describe the shapes are length, breadth and height.

Which is the height in dimensions? When the figure is “level,” height clearly refers to the **vertical dimension**—how tall the figure is—regardless of whether that dimension is greatest or least or something in between; length (if you use the word) refers to the longer of the other two dimensions.

## Is length the same as height?

Difference between length and height is very precise, as **length denotes how long shape is and height denotes how tall it is**. Length is the horizontal measurement in a plane whereas height is the vertical measurement. In Geometry, the important parameters used to describe the shapes are length, breadth and height.

Which is height and which is length? **Length is basically the end to end measurement of the object.** **On the contrary, height is the measurement of distance of an object from base to top**. Length ascertains the degree to which something is long, whereas height is an indicator of the degree to which someone or something is tall.

When given 3 dimensions what is the order?

When you tell us the dimensions of the box, they need to be in this order, **Length x Width x Depth**.

What is W * H * D? Dimensions (W x D x H)-Graphic Cards

This **the measurement of the product’s width, depth and height**. Width is the measure of the product’s front (i.e. the distance between its two sides when viewed from the front).

## What does 12×16 mean?

Room dimensions are presented in width by the length. For example, a room that has a dimension of 12′ x 16′ means it’s **12 feet wide (from side to side) by 16 feet long (from top to bottom)**.

How do you measure height in feet and inches?

** Divide by 12 to determine how tall someone is in feet. **

- 12 inches = 1 foot.
- 24 inches = 2 feet.
- 36 inches = 3 feet.
- 48 inches = 4 feet.
- 60 inches = 5 feet.
- 72 inches = 6 feet.
- 84 inches = 7 feet.

How do you calculate height in meters? Since height is normally given in both feet and inches when these units are in play rather than using a decimal, the easiest way to convert height from feet to meters is **to convert height entirely to inches and then divide by 39.37 to get meters**. For example, 5 ft 10 in is 70″, and 70/39.37 = 1.778 m.

How do you calculate height in centimeters? One inch equals 2.54 centimeters (cm). So, to make the conversion, simply **multiply your height in inches by 2.54** to get your height in centimeters. In this case, a person who’s 5 feet, 6 inches tall, once converted to the metric system, is 167.64 cm tall (66 x 2.54).

## How do you measure height and length?

**Length is measured horizontally and is denoted along the X axis in the cartesian plane whereas height is measured vertically and is denoted along the Y axis of the cartesian plane**. Length is the longest facet of an object whereas height is the side of the object in the normal orientation but directed upwards.

What is the formula for length and width? **A = L * W**, where A is the area, L is the length, W is the width or breadth. NOTE: When multiplying the length by the width, always ensure you work in the same unit of length. If they are given in different units, change them to the same unit.

How do you find the length width and height?

** Listed dimensions are always inside dimensions. **

- The first dimension to measure is length. Length is always the longest side of the box that has a flap.
- The next dimension is width. The width side also has a flap, but is always the side shorter than the length.
- Measure the height of the package.

How do you read length width and height? ** How do you measure a box? **

- The first dimension to measure is length. Length is always the longest side of the box that has a flap.
- The next dimension is width. The width side also has a flap, but is always the side shorter than the length.
- Measure the height of the package. Height is the only dimension without a flap.

### What’s difference between length and width?

**Length is describing how long something is while width is describing how wide an object is**. 2.In geometry, length pertains to the longest side of the rectangle while width is the shorter side.

Is height and width the same? Height: When a rectangle is drawn with horizontal and vertical sides, the word height makes it clear which dimension is meant; **height labels how high (how tall) the rectangle is**. That makes it easy to indicate the other dimension—how wide the rectangle is from side to side—by using the word width.