How many feet and inches in 1 yard?
1 Yard is equal to 3 feet. 1 Yard is equal to 36 inches.
1 Yard = 36 Inches
1 Yard = 3 Feet
How to convert yards to feet and inches?
To convert yards to feet and inches, as a first step, multiply the yard value by 3 to convert into feet.
The number before the decimal point is the foot value. To find the inch value multiply the number after the decimal point by 12.
For example, to find out how many feet and inches in 5.5 yards, multiply 5.5 by 3 for the feet equivalent (16.5 ft). To find the inch value multiply 0.5 by 12 (6 inches). That makes 5.5 yards equal to 16 feet and 6 inches.
How to convert feet and inches to yards?
To convert feet and inches to yards, first convert the feet and inches into either feet or inches and then convert into yards.
To convert feet and inches into feet, divide the inch value by 12 and then add the feet value.
To convert feet and inches into inches, multiply the feet value by 12 and then add the inch value.
As a final step, divide the feet value by 3 or divide the inch value by 36 to convert into yards.
For example, to find out how many yards is 5 feet and 6 inches, divide 6 by 12 to convert inch to feet (0.5 ft) and add 5 to find the feet value (5.5 ft). Finally divide 5.5 by 3 to convert into yards (1.83333 yards).
You may also use this length and distance units conversion calculator tool to convert between yards, feet, inches and all other length and distance units.
What is Yard?
Yard is an imperial and United States Customary length unit. 1 Yard is equal to 36 inches. The symbol is "yd".
What is Foot?
Foot is an imperial and United States Customary length unit. 1 Foot is equal to 12 inches. The symbol is "ft".
What is Inch?
Inch is an imperial and United States Customary length unit. 1 Inch is equal to 1/12 foot. The symbol is "in".