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# How do you measure a cubic yard?

###### Wiki User

###### 2010-02-10 19:54:29

area of your yard, area of your house, area of your room, and a

nine by nine from subway.

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### How many tons is 1 cubic yard?

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### Cubic yard to tons?

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### How many pounds to a cubic yard?

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Volume

### How many kilograms in 3.5 cubic yards?

A kilogram is a measure of mass. A cubic yard is a measure of
volume. The two measure different things and, according to basic
principles of dimensional analysis, conversion from one to the
other is not valid.
If you are not convinced, consider a cubic yard of air. How many
kilograms? Next consider a cubic yard of lead. How many
kilograms?

###### Asked in Home & Garden, Area

### How many tons are in a cubic yard?

Insufficient data to answer, a cubic yard is a measure of volume
(3feet x 3feet x 3feet); whereas a ton is a measure of mass/weight
(2000 pounds). Different materials have different weights. A "yard"
of feathers will weigh a lot less than a "yard" of mud.
A cubic yard in shiping is counted as a ton.