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Convert Foot to Inch (ft to in)

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from foot to inch (ft to in). As you type your value, the answer will be automatically calculated and displayed in the text box under title [ To: ].


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Foot (abbreviation: ft): (plural feet) is a unit of length in the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. Since 1959, both units have been accepted equivalent to exactly 0.3048 meters by international agreement.

Inch (abbreviation: in): is a unit of length in the (British) imperial and United States customary systems of measurement now formally equal to 1/36 yard but usually taken as 1/12 of a foot.

How to Convert Feet to Inches

Example: How many inches are equivalent to 17.78 feet?


As;


1 feet = 12 inches


17.78 feet = Y inches


Assuming Y is the answer, and by criss-cross principle;


Y equals 17.78 times 12 over 1


(i.e.) Y = 17.78 * 12 / 1 = 213.36 inches


Answer is: 213.36 inches are equivalent to 17.78 feet.


Practice Question: Convert the following units into in:


N.B.: After working out the answer to each of the next questions, click adjacent button to see the correct answer.


( i ) 31.99 ft


( ii ) 6.93 ft


( iii ) 71.31 ft


Convert Foot to More Length Units

References
  • Wikipedia
  • USMA
  • NIST

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