Multiply your measurement in square feet by (1 yd

Example

12 ft

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Any units conversion is accomplished by multiplying by an appropriately chosen form of 1. Here, we use 1 = ((1 yd)/(3 ft))

^{2}/(9 ft^{2})).Example

12 ft

^{2}= 12 ft^{2}*(1 yd^{2}/(9 ft^{2})) = 12/9 yd^{2}= 1 1/3 yd^{2}_____

Any units conversion is accomplished by multiplying by an appropriately chosen form of 1. Here, we use 1 = ((1 yd)/(3 ft))

^{2}= (1 yd^{2}/(9 ft^{2}))