##### Asked by: Adalgisa Kuhnert

asked in category: General Last Updated: 25th February, 2020# What is the nearest quarter inch?

**nearest quarter inch**, we think of an

**inch**as being divided into four equal parts each equal to a 14th of an

**inch**. The length of this push pin is closer to 3

**quarters**than to 4

**quarters**of an

**inch**. Hence its length to

**nearest quarter**of an

**inch**is three

**quarters**of an

**inch**or 34-

**inch**.

In this manner, what is a quarter inch on a ruler?

**Quarter inches**, eighth **inches**, and sixteenth **inches** Remember that two sixteenths of an **inch** equals one eighth, two eighths of an **inch** equals one **quarter**, and 2 **quarters** equals one half. For example, the second eighth-**inch** marking after the **inch** marking is a **quarter inch**.

Similarly, what is 3 quarters of an inch on a ruler? The red marks on this ruler are at 1/16, 1/8, 3/16, 1/4, 5/16, 3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16, 5/8, 11/16, 3/4, 13/16, 7/8, 15/16, and 1. When marking down a distance from a ruler, **mark** the whole inch, followed by a space, then the fraction of an inch.

Keeping this in consideration, what is the nearest fourth inch?

Measuring to the **Nearest Fourth**-**Inch** This line is 3 1/2 **inches** long. This ruler measures in **inches**. You can see three lines between each two numbers on the ruler. Those three lines divide each **inch** into four parts.

How long is an inch and a quarter?

75 of an **inch** (2 cm) across. A **quarter** is just under 1 **inch** (2.5 cm) across.