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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 foot?

A: A foot is 12 inches, or one-third of a yard. The foot is one of the most common units for length in the imperial measurement system.... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## How much does a cubic foot of water weigh?

A: At 70 degrees Fahrenheit, one cubic foot of water weighs approximately 62.30 pounds. Keep in mind, however, that the density of water, and thus its weight ... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## What is a cord of wood?

A: A cord is a quantity of cut firewood, usually defined as the amount of wood that fills a 128 cubic foot space, or an 8 by 4 by 4 foot stack. Since firewood... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## How many centimeters are in a foot?

A: One foot is the equivalent of approximately 30.48 centimeters. One inch equals 2.54 centimeters, and 1 foot equals 12 inches, so the number of centimeters ... Full Answer >Filed Under: