How Tall is

1 feet 8 inches in cm

How tall is 1' 8" in cm?

Answer is 1' 8" = 50.8 cm

Solution

To convert 1' 8" to centimeters, use the following two conversion equations:
1 foot = 12 inches and 1 inch = 2.54 cm.

Then
1' · 12" + 8" = 20"
and
20" · 2.54 = 50.8 cm.

50.8 centimeters = 0.51 meters.