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The smoot ( /ˈsmuːt/) is a nonstandard unit of length created as part of an MIT fraternity prank. It is named after Oliver R. Smoot, a fraternity pledge to Lambda Chi Alpha, who in October 1958 lay on the Harvard Bridge (between Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts), and was used by his fraternity brothers to measure the length of the bridge.
One smoot is equal to Oliver Smoot’s height at the time of the prank (five feet and seven inches ~1.70 m). The bridge’s length was measured to be 364.4 smoots (620.1 m) plus or minus one ear, with the “plus or minus” intended to express uncertainty of measurement. Over the years the “or minus” portion has gone astray in many citations, including the markings at the site itself, but has now been enshrined in stone by Smoot’s college class.
To implement his use as a measuring unit, Oliver Smoot repeatedly lay down on the bridge, let his companions mark his new position in chalk or paint, and then got up again. Eventually, he tired from all this…

Smoot WV Bartending School

Smoot WV Bartending School

Find out How to Master Bartending in a Week-Long School

Be taught all of the basic principles of bartending fast . We will show you the basics of bartending with various topics such as tips, wines, liquors, beers, and over 200 mixed drinks. This is an all-inclusive series on everything from beginner bartending to more complex bartending. In spite, of where you are at.. you can benefit from customized instruction to meet your current knowledge.

How old do I have to be?

  • Ages: 18 through 108
  • Ability: Beginner through Advanced.

    How to Start:

  • Equipment: All equipment and learning materials will be provided. This includes a workbook, bartending tools, and drinks.
  • Location: We can come to your home or teach at one of our multiple locations right in Smoot. The exact location depends on which day and time you choose and what level of instruction you need.

    Smoot West Virginia Bartending School

    Concepts of Bartending we Teach:

    • Over 200 basic and fancy drink recipes

    • Prepare multiple drinks quickly and easily

    • How to cut fruit and decorate tropical and specialty cocktails.

    • How to set up a bar work station

    • How to use all of a bartender's tools

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    • How to increase sales and tips

    • The best ways to detect illegal drunkenness

    • How to understand wine service, tasting, and the differences between wines

    Smoot WV Bartending School

    Smoot West Virginia bartending tutors
    Bartending School of Smoot was organized to help teach people of all levels. Our Bartending School are passionate about our desire to teach customized, private lessons to all ages and abilities throughout West Virginia. we can help you earn lots of money being a bartender!

    Cost:

    We have courses as low as $47.50 (hourly, in-home), $229 (bartending basics) and up per student!

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    877-447-4745

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  • Smoot WY Bartending School

    Smoot WY Bartending School

    Learn How to Master A Bartending Job in a 7 Day Class

    Find out all of the fundamentals of bartending fast in one-week of class. We will teach you the principles of bartending like tips, wines, liquors, beers, and over 200 mixed drinks. This is an all-inclusive series on everything from beginner bartending to very advanced bartending. Regardless, of where you are at.. you can benefit from customized instruction to meet your knowledge.

    Smoot Wyoming bartending tutors

    Concepts of Bartending we Teach:

    • Over 200 basic and fancy drink recipes

    • Prepare multiple drinks quickly and easily

    • How to cut fruit and decorate tropical and specialty cocktails.
    • How to use all of a bartender's tools

    • Slope of lines
    • How to increase tips

    • The best ways to detect illegal drunkenness

    • How to understand wine service, tasting, and the differences between wines

    How old do I have to be?

  • Ages: 18 through 108
  • Ability: Beginner through Advanced.

    How to Start:

  • Equipment: All equipment and learning materials will be provided. This includes a workbook, bartending tools, and drinks.
  • Location: We can come to your home or teach at one of our multiple locations in Smoot.

    Smoot WY Bartending School

    Smoot Wyoming bartending tutors
    Bartending School of Smoot was organized to help teach people of all levels. Our Bartending School are passionate about our desire to teach customized, private lessons to all ages and abilities throughout Wyoming. we can help you earn lots of money being a bartender!

    Cost:

    We have courses as low as $47.50 (hourly, in-home), $229 (bartending basics) and up per student!

    Contact

    877-447-4745

    Get a More Information on the Smoot School