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# Is a square foot and a square yard similar?

Updated: 9/17/2023

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14y ago

No - a Sq yard is approximately 3 times bigger

Pretty close. 1 sq ft = 1 ft 1 sq yard is 3 x 3 = 9 sq ft

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### Are a square yard and a square foot similar?

Yes, they're both squares.

### Are a square foot and a square yard similar?

Interestingly, there are 9 square feet in a square yard, rather than 3. This is because of the nature of the area, as opposed to length.

A square yard.

### A square foot is what fraction of a square yard?

A square foot (foot2 or ft2) is 1/9 of a square yard (yard2 or yd2) because a foot is 1/3 of a yard, and 1/32 is 1/9, as you are squaring the foot to yard comparison.

### Which is greater one square foot or one square yard?

A square yard is 9 times greater than a square foot.

### What is square yard in square foot?

One square yard is nine square feet.

### Square foot in a yard?

A yard a measure of length and a square foot is a measure of area, the two can not be equated.

### How many square yard in a square foot?

There are 1/9 square yards in 1 square foot.

### Is a square foot and a square yard the same?

No. A square yard is equal to 9 square feet.

### What is the square footage of a 40X10 yard?

A 40-foot by 10-foot yard contains 400 square feet.

### Which is bigger one square yard or one square foot?

A square yard is larger. There are 9 square feet in each square yard.

### What is a scale factor from a square yard to a square foot?

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