# How to find the square yard?

If you mean how do you calculate the square yardage of an area, you multiply the length by the width. If an area is 5 yards long and 5 yards wide, the square yardage is 25 square yards.

### How do you figure out square inches in a yard?

Square inches measure area. Yards measure length. If you mean square inches (of area) per square yard (of area), read on. First, there are 12 inches to a foot, and 3 feet to a yard. That makes 12 x 3 = 36 inches per yard. then to find square inches in a square yard, you need to square the 36--that is, multiply it by itself. So.... 36 x 36 = 1296.

### Feet in a square yard?

You mean Square Feet in Square Yard.....Right? One square yard is the area occupied by a square of side 1 yard. But 1 yard is 3 feet so one square yard is equivalent in area occupied by a square of side 3 feet, but now the units will be square feet rather than square yard. A square with side 3 feet has an ares of 9 square feet which is the same as 1 square…

### What is a square yard?

A square yard is a measure of area that represents an area that is one yard by one yard in size. If you have a roll of paper 1 yard wide and you pull some off the roll and cut it off at a length of 1 yard, your piece of paper is 1 yard by 1 yard in size. It has 1 square yard of area. Note that, because the yard is three feet…