How did they come up with the Foot in measurement to be 12 inches?Why not 9 or 10 or some other number? btw I could not find a right category for this question...
It is a common denominator in the old Imperial system where a foot equals 12 inches. Here is a great site filled with many common questions and answers...http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0769529.html
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