Math and Arithmetic
Units of Measure

How many cubic inches are in a cubic yard?

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April 01, 2018 9:43AM

A cubic yard is a cube that measures one (linear) yard on each edge.

There are 36 inches to the (linear) yard.

To calculate the volume of a cube, raise the length of its edge to the power of three. (In other words, V = L cubed.)

The answer is: 46656