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# How do you convert a linear foot to a square foot?

You cannot convert a linear foot to a square foot because they do not measure the same things. However, if a linear foot is the length of one side of a square, multiplying the length by the width of the square equals one square foot.

Continue ReadingA linear foot describes the distance of 12 inches across a straight line, but a square foot describes a 144-square inch area of space.

By utilizing the mathematical formula, A = L x W, one can calculate the area of a square or rectangle. "A" stands for area, "L" stands for length, "x" stands for multiply, and "W" stands for width. The units of measure, such as centimeters or inches, for L and W should be the same. When you multiply the length and width together, the original unit of measure changes to square units of measure, such as centimeters into square centimeters.

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## How big is a cubic foot in inches?

A: A cubic foot is equal to 1,728 cubic inches. A cubic inch is equivalent to a volume that is 1 inch long by 1 inch wide by 1 inch deep. Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## What is a board foot calculator?

A: A board foot calculator is a tool that calculates volume. Board feet is typically used in the sale of lumber. A board foot is equal to 144 cubic inches. Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## How do you convert millimeters to feet?

A: Using the conversion factor 304.8 millimeters equals 1 foot allows one to convert millimeters to feet. For instance, to find the number of feet in 762 mill... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## How do you figure board feet?

A: Much of the wood you buy in home improvement stores is softwood and sold as dimensional lumber, but suppliers sell hardwood by the board foot. Board foot i... Full Answer >Filed Under: