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1000 feet is equal to what tenth of a mile?
There are 5280 feet in a mile. So 1000 feet is between one-tenth and two-tenths of a mile. It is much closer to two-tenths of mile than one-tenth. Two-tenths of a mile is 1056 feet so is within just 56 feet of 1000 feet. ...
How much yards are in 1 mile?
To figure the number of yards that are in a mile, it helps to know that there are 5280 feet in a mile. But that just tells you how many feet are in a mile, and you need to know yards. There are 3 feet in a yard. Therefore, to figure out how many yards are in a mile, divide 5280 feet by 3 feet (in a yard), and you will get the answer of 1760, which would be how many...