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It's about half as tall as Michael Jordan.
In other words, the height of Michael Jordan is 2 times 1 meters.
(1963-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Chicago Bulls)
Michael Jordan is 1.980 meters tall. While a sophomore in high school, Jordan was about 0.20 meters shorter and was denied the opportunity to play on the varsity team, supposedly because his coach considered him too short.
It's about half as long as a Queen Size Bed.
In other words, 1 meters is 0.49210 times the length of a Queen Size Bed, and the length of a Queen Size Bed is 2.032 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A Queen-Size mattress measures 2.032 m from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.
It's about half as long as a King Size Bed.
In other words, 1 meters is 0.49210 times the length of a King Size Bed, and the length of a King Size Bed is 2.032 times that amount.
(North American/Australian standard; length; mattress only)
A King-Size mattress measures 2.032 m from head to foot. Although most antique beds were smaller than modern beds, it was not uncommon for beds in the medieval Europe to reach 5 sq. m (49 sq. ft) for those in positions of wealth or power.
It's about half as tall as André the Giant.
In other words, 1 meters is 0.450 times the height of André the Giant, and the height of André the Giant is 2.20 times that amount.
(Andr( Ren( Ruossimoff) (1946-1993) (wrestler and actor; WWE kayfabe height)
Andr& the Giant, who had a pituitary syndrome called acromegaly, was 2.2 m tall. Prior to 1973, Roussimoff was billed as having a height of 2.1 m and his true height is the subject of some dispute.
It's about half as tall as Shaq.
In other words, 1 meters is 0.450 times the height of Shaq, and the height of Shaq is 2.20 times that amount.
(Shaquille O'Neal) (1972-) (professional basketball player, most famously of the Los Angeles Lakers)
Shaq is 2.2 m tall. Shaq maintains an active interest in police work and has served as a reserve officer in both Los Angeles, California and Miami, Florida while playing for NBA franchises in those cities.
It's about two-fifths as tall as a Christmas Tree (artificial).
In other words, 1 meters is 0.430 times the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial), and the height of a Christmas Tree (artificial) is 2.30 times that amount.
(artificial; average height)
The most common height of an artificial Christmas Tree is 2.3 m. 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 two-and-a-half times as tall as a Bowling Pin.
In other words, 1 meters is 2.620 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 0.3820 times that amount.
(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.000794 meters of 0.3810 meters in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.