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Q: How much carpet in square yards is needed to carpet a room that is 15 feet long and 12 feet wide?

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A yard of carpet is a square yard There are 3 feet in one yard so a square yard is 3 x 3 = 9 square feet 1000/9 = 111 square yards

The 12 x 20 foot room has an area of 240 square feet, and the 15 x 15 foot room has an area of 225 square feet. That's 465 square feet of carpet. But hold the phone. Carpet is generally sold by the square yard, and a square yard is 9 square feet (as 3 feet x 3 feet is 9 square feet). The 465 square feet of floor is 51.666... or 52 square yards of carpet. It might be necessary to buy some "extra" area depending on the width of the "stock" roll of carpet from which the desired pattern/color of carpet is going to be cut.

9 square feet = 1 square yard 1,600 square feet = 1777/9 square yards

Square yards x 9 = square feet.

180 square yards = 1,620 square feet.

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133.33 square yards of carpet

784 square feet requires a minimum of 87.1 square yards of carpet.

28' x 14' (392 square feet) = 43.5 square yards of carpet needed.

13' x 15' (195 square feet) = 21.67 square yards of carpet needed.

At least 31.77 square yards are needed.

348 square feet are 38.666667 square yards.

400 square yards. This is because there are 9 square feet in a square yard, and there are 3600 square feet of carpet needed to cover the 60' x 60' floor.

13.333 square yards.

20 feet = 6.66 yards 40 feet = 13.33 yards therefore the amount of carpet needed is 6.66 * 13.33 which equals 88.88 square yards

A square yard of carpet measures 3 feet by 3 feet which makes 9 square feet. Thus 3800/9 = 422.2 square yards

14 square yards (assuming you are purchasing whole square yards)

32 square feet of carpet. Elementary my dear. Elementary

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