Convert Millimeter to Foot (mm to ft)

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Millimeter (abbreviation: mm): is a unit of length in the SI metric system, equal to one thousandth of a metre. Therefore, there are thousand millimetres in a metre and ten millimetres in a centimetre.

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.

How to Convert Millimeters to Feet

Example: How many feet are equivalent to 5.87 millimeters?


1 millimeters = 0.003281 feet

5.87 millimeters = Y feet

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

Y equals 5.87 times 0.003281 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 5.87 * 0.003281 / 1 = 0.01925947 feet

Answer is: 0.01925947 feet are equivalent to 5.87 millimeters.

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 ) 80.86 mm

( ii ) 8.23 mm

( iii ) 62.89 mm

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