Height FAQs:


Q: Is height the measure of vertical distance?

A: Yes, and either how "tall" something is, or how "high up" it is.

Q: Is height measured along the vertical axis between a specified point and another?

A: Yes.

Q: Is height one of the areas of study within anthropometry?

A: Yes.

Q: Is height measured from ground level?

A: Yes.

Q: Is height normal to the plane formed by the length and width?

A: Yes.

Q: Is height also used as a name for some more abstract definitions?

A: Yes.

Q: Is height more often called altitude?

A: Yes.

Q: Is height relative to a plane of reference?

A: Yes, and most measurements of height in the physical world are based upon a zero surface, known as sea level.