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Convert Foot to Yard (ft to yd)

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from foot to yard (ft to yd). 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.

Yard (abbreviation: yd): is an English unit of length that comprises 3 feet or 36 inches, in both the British imperial and US customary systems of measurement. It is standardized as exactly 0.9144 meters by international agreement in 1959.

How to Convert Feet to Yards

Example: How many yards are equivalent to 83.97 feet?


As;


1 feet = 0.333333 yards


83.97 feet = Y yards


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


Y equals 83.97 times 0.333333 over 1


(i.e.) Y = 83.97 * 0.333333 / 1 = 27.98997201 yards


Answer is: 27.98997201 yards are equivalent to 83.97 feet.


Practice Question: Convert the following units into yd:


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


( i ) 34.64 ft


( ii ) 53.58 ft


( iii ) 8.42 ft


Convert Foot to More Length Units

References
  • Wikipedia
  • USMA
  • NIST

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