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How many inches are in one third of a yard?

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July 26, 2011 9:12PM

One yard is equal to 36 inches. Therefore, one third of a yard is equal to 36 / 3 = 12 inches. This is equal to one foot.
One yard is three feet and there are twelve inches per foot. Therefore, there are twelve inches in one third of a yard. Example: 1/3 yard = 1 foot 1 foot = 12 inches