# 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: ].

**Definitions:**

**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 35.47 feet?*

As;

1 feet = 0.333333 yards

35.47 feet = Y yards

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

Y equals 35.47 times 0.333333 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 35.47 * 0.333333 / 1 = 11.82332151 yards

Answer is: 11.82332151 yards are equivalent to 35.47 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 ) 59.17 ft

( ii ) 49.44 ft

( iii ) 59.52 ft