A foot is longer than an inch.

**How long is a foot?**

The length of an average piece of paper is about a foot.

Most adults' shoes are a little shorter than a foot.

There are 12 inches in 1 foot.

**How long is an inch?**

The length of a small paperclip is about an inch.

The length of most house keys is about 2 inches.

The height of a can of a soda is about 5 inches.

A meter is longer than a centimeter.

**How long is a meter?**

A meter is a little longer than 3 feet.

A kindergartner might be about a meter tall.

There are 100 centimeters in 1 meter.

**How long is a centimeter?**

A centimeter is shorter than an inch.

Your finger might be about a centimeter across.

The length of most house keys is about 5 centimeters.