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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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## What is a running foot measurement?

A: A running foot a term used in woodworking and is the same as a linear foot or standard foot. All three terms refer to a one-dimensional measure of length o... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## What is a linear foot?

A: A linear foot is the same measurement as a foot. The linear foot measures 12 inches in length. Linear is used to describe the total length of an item witho... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## How many inches are in 1 foot?

A: One foot equals 12 inches, meaning that 1 inch equals 0.083 feet. One yard equals 3 feet or 36 inches, and one mile equals 5,280 feet. Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## How much does ice weigh?

A: A cubic foot of water weighs 62.4 pounds and a cubic foot of ice weighs 57.2 pounds. This makes ice lighter than water. Full Answer >Filed Under: