is_3/8_inch_smaller_than_5/16_inch

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Is the height 3/8 inches a scalar quantity of smaller magnitude than the height 5/16 inches?

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I followed this chain of reasoning:

By calculation (generator: ["now@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

The current time is April 16th 2014, 16:01:21

The current time is April 16th 2014, 16:01:21

By calculation (generator: ["first_parameter@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

3/8 is the first parameter of 3/8 inches

3/8 is the first parameter of 3/8 inches

By calculation (generator: ["instance_number3@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

3/8 is a number

3/8 is a number

By calculation (generator: ["strictequal1@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

3/8 inches is strictly equal to 3/8 inches

3/8 inches is strictly equal to 3/8 inches

By calculation (generator: ["base_unit_equivalent5@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

3/8 inches is the base unit equivalent of 3/8 inches

3/8 inches is the base unit equivalent of 3/8 inches

By calculation (generator: ["second_parameter@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

inch is the second parameter of 3/8 inches

inch is the second parameter of 3/8 inches

I know from locally stored knowledge that:

Fact 1: inch is a US customary unit ([fact: ["134510928@trueknowledge.com"]])

Fact 1: inch is a US customary unit ([fact: ["134510928@trueknowledge.com"]])

Fact 1
is true for
January 13th 2009 onwards
([fact: ["702162816@trueknowledge.com"]])

US customary unit
is a subclass of
scalar unit
([fact: ["230143354@trueknowledge.com"]])

By calculation (generator: ["iaif1@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

Fact 2: inch is a scalar unit

Fact 2: inch is a scalar unit

Fact 2
is true for
January 13th 2009 onwards

By calculation (generator: ["unit_used_in@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

inch is the unit used in 3/8 inches

inch is the unit used in 3/8 inches

By calculation (generator: ["second_parameter@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

inch is the second parameter of 5/16 inches

inch is the second parameter of 5/16 inches

I know from locally stored knowledge that:

Fact 3: 1 is the multiplier that converts inch and inch ([fact: ["684486508@trueknowledge.com"]])

Fact 3: 1 is the multiplier that converts inch and inch ([fact: ["684486508@trueknowledge.com"]])

Fact 3
is true for
all time
([fact: ["1050414406@trueknowledge.com"]])

By calculation (generator: ["timeperiodtopoint@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

Fact 3 is true at April 16th 2014, 16:01:21

Fact 3 is true at April 16th 2014, 16:01:21

By calculation (generator: ["first_parameter@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

5/16 is the first parameter of 5/16 inches

5/16 is the first parameter of 5/16 inches

By calculation (generator: ["product@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

5/16 is the product of 1 and 5/16

5/16 is the product of 1 and 5/16

By calculation (generator: ["class_parametered_object@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

length is the class of the parametered object 5/16 inches

length is the class of the parametered object 5/16 inches

By calculation (generator: ["parametered_object_corresponding_to@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

5/16 inches is the parametered object corresponding to length and 5/16 and inch

5/16 inches is the parametered object corresponding to length and 5/16 and inch

By calculation (generator: ["equivalent_to6@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

Fact 4: 5/16 inches is equivalent to 5/16 inches

Fact 4: 5/16 inches is equivalent to 5/16 inches

Fact 4
is true at
April 16th 2014, 16:01:21

Fact 4:
inch
is the unit used in
5/16 inches

Therefore (generator: ["numeric_greater_than@trueknowledge.com"]):

5/16 is not greater than 3/8

5/16 is not greater than 3/8

By calculation (generator: ["numeric_greater_than@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

5/16 is less than 3/8

5/16 is less than 3/8

Therefore (generator: ["numeric_greater_than@trueknowledge.com"]):

5/16 is not the same as 3/8

5/16 is not the same as 3/8

Therefore (generator: ["scalar_not_greater@trueknowledge.com"]):

Fact 5: 5/16 inches is not greater than 3/8 inches

Fact 5: 5/16 inches is not greater than 3/8 inches

By calculation (generator: ["perm5@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

Fact 5 is true for all time

Fact 5 is true for all time

By calculation (generator: ["timeperiodtotimepoint2@trueknowledge.com"]) I know that:

Fact 5 is true for all of timepoint April 16th 2014, 16:01:21

Fact 5 is true for all of timepoint April 16th 2014, 16:01:21

I know from locally stored knowledge that:

permanent applies to is greater than ([fact: ["1156571@trueknowledge.com"]])

permanent applies to is greater than ([fact: ["1156571@trueknowledge.com"]])

I used the following facts to provide this answer:

inch has been a US customary unit since at least January 13th 2009

US customary unit is a subclass of scalar unit

1 has always been the multiplier that converts inch and inch and will be forever

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