English length units


So a mile is exactly 91238400 twips! Thanks, I always wondered about that!

Interesting inconsistency between the two paths from foot to nautical mile.

@Scarlet Manuka said:
Interesting inconsistency between the two paths from foot to nautical mile.
Pretty sure they chose at least a few connections arbitrarily and rounded those down  hence the inconsistency. In other words, this is lame.

@Weng said:
@Scarlet Manuka said:
Interesting inconsistency between the two paths from foot to nautical mile.
Pretty sure they chose at least a few connections arbitrarily and rounded those down  hence the inconsistency. In other words, this is lame.All you have to remember is that there are 1.0133333 "nautic" miles in a nautic mile.

@PSWorx said:
So a mile is exactly 91238400 twips! Thanks, I always wondered about that!

@blakeyrat said:
@PSWorx said:
Try [url=http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=1+mile+in+twips]Wolfram Alpha[/url] next time.So a mile is exactly 91238400 twips! Thanks, I always wondered about that!
Wow, Google has failed me yet again!