It's about 550 times as tall as General Tom Thumb
In other words, 294 smoots is 550 times the height of General Tom Thumb, and the height of General Tom Thumb is 0.002 times that amount.(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 0.530 smoots. Thumb stopped growing at 0.380 smoots when he was five years old, but resumed growth in his teens which continued through the remainder of his life.
It's about 600 times as tall as Verne Troyer
In other words, 294 smoots is 620 times the height of Verne Troyer, and the height of Verne Troyer is 0.002 times that amount.(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 0.480 smoots. Troyer's first role was as a stunt double for a baby in the 1994 film Baby's Day Out.
It's about 650 times as long as a Man's Footstep
In other words, 294 smoots is 630 times the length of a Man's Footstep, and the length of a Man's Footstep is 0.002 times that amount.(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 0.460 smoots, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 0.920 smoots. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about 750 times as long as a Woman's Footstep
In other words, 294 smoots is 760 times the length of a Woman's Footstep, and the length of a Woman's Footstep is 0.001 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 0.390 smoots, for an average stride (two-step's length) of 0.780 smoots. The average person walks at a speed of about 1.3 m/s
It's about one-nine-hundredth as long as The Grand Canyon
In other words, 294 smoots is 0.0011 times the length of The Grand Canyon, and the length of The Grand Canyon is 893 times that amount.(a.k.a. Gran Cañón) (Arizona) (Colorado River miles measure)
The Grand Canyon has a total length of 262,000 smoots along the course of the Colorado River at its bottom. Having opened in early 2007, the Grand Canyon Skywalk allows tourists to stand on a horseshoe-shaped glass walkway 646 smoots above the floor of Granite Gorge.
It's about 1,500 times as tall as a Bowling Pin
In other words, 294 smoots is 1,310 times the height of a Bowling Pin, and the height of a Bowling Pin is 0.00076 times that amount.(USBC specifications; tenpin)
According to the United States Bowling Congress specifications, a tenpin bowling pin should be within 0.000466 smoots of 0.2240 smoots in height. The USBC further mandates that certified pins be made of sugar maple wood, unless otherwise approved by the organization.
It's about one-two-thousand-five-hundredth as long as The Rhine
In other words, 294 smoots is 0.00038 times the length of The Rhine, and the length of The Rhine is 2,640 times that amount.(a.k.a. Rhein, a.k.a. Rijn, a.k.a. Rhin, a.k.a. Rain, a.k.a. Reno, a.k.a. Rhenus, a.k.a. Ryn) (from near Reichenau, Switzerland through Hoek van Holland, Rotterdam, Netherlands)
The Rhine river runs 776,000 smoots in total length. The World War II Battle of Arnhem, as memorialized in the 1974 book and 1977 movie A Bridge Too Far, was the first of several attempts to capture key bridges across the Rhine, beginning with the Arnhem Bridge in the Netherlands.