Convert Kilometer to Foot (km to ft)

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Kilometer (abbreviation: km): is a unit of length in the SI metric system, equal to one thousand metres (kilo- being the prefix for 1000). It is now the measurement unit used officially for expressing distances between geographical places on land in most of the world countries.

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.

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How to Convert Kilometers to Feet

Example: How many feet are equivalent to 50.99 kilometers?

As;

1 kilometers = 3280.84 feet

50.99 kilometers = Y feet

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

Y equals 50.99 times 3280.84 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 50.99 * 3280.84 / 1 = 167290.0316 feet

Answer is: 167290.0316 feet are equivalent to 50.99 kilometers.

Practice Question: Convert the following units into ft:

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

( i ) 76.9 km

( ii ) 64.89 km

( iii ) 12.54 km

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