It's about one-and-three-fifths times as tall as General Tom Thumb
In other words, the height of General Tom Thumb is 0.630 times 3.10 cubits.(a.k.a. Charles Sherwood Stratton) (1838-1883) (circus performer; height at death)
General Tom Thumb was an LP with a height (at his death) of 2 cubits. Thumb stopped growing at 1.40 cubits when he was five years old, but resumed growth in his teens which continued through the remainder of his life.
It's about three-fifths as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial)
In other words, 3.10 cubits is 0.620 times the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial), and the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 1.60 times that amount.(artificial; average height)
The most common height of an artificial Christmas Tree is 5 cubits. According to the most recent USDA Census of Agriculture, a total of 1,389.59 sq. km (343,374 acres) of Christmas Trees were farmed in the US in 2007.
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It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as tall as Verne Troyer
In other words, the height of Verne Troyer is 0.590 times 3.10 cubits.(1969-2018) (actor)
Verne Troyer, most famous for his role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series, was an LP with a height of 1.80 cubits. Troyer's first role was as a stunt double for a baby in the 1994 film Baby's Day Out.
It's about one-and-four-fifths times as long as a Man's Footstep
In other words, the length of a Man's Footstep is 0.560 times 3.10 cubits.(for healthy, middle-aged man of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a man's step is 1.70 cubits, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 3.40 cubits. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about two times as long as a Woman's Footstep
In other words, 3.10 cubits is 2.10 times the length of a Woman's Footstep, and the length of a Woman's Footstep is 0.480 times that amount.(for healthy, middle-aged woman of average height; single step length)
According to studies by The University of Oklahoma's Health Sciences Center, the average length of a woman's step is 1.40 cubits, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 2.90 cubits. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about one-third as long as a Beetle (Volkswagen)
In other words, 3.10 cubits is 0.34750 times the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen), and the length of a Beetle (Volkswagen) is 2.8780 times that amount.(1964 model) (a.k.a. Volkswagen 1200, a.k.a. Käfer)
A 1964 Volkswagen Beetle measures 8.9220 cubits. As the longest continuously-produced automobile design — in production for 75 years between 1938 and 2003 — the Beetle was voted the most fourth-most influential car of the twentieth century by the Global Automotive Elections Foundation.
It's about three-and-a-half times as tall as a Bowling Pin
In other words, 3.10 cubits is 3.720 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 0.2690 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.00174 cubits of 0.8330 cubits in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.