







Cubic feet of soil 
20160619 

H pose la question : A garden is 8 ft x 7 ft that needs to raised 6 inch's How many cubic feet of soil required ? What am I missing ?
Thanks
H Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet and cubic yards 
20150517 

Richard pose la question : If I have a bag that covers.8cubic ft how many bags are in 2.65 cubic yards? Penny Nom lui répond. 





The number of cords on a pile of wood 
20130918 

Gary pose la question : a cord of wood is 4 feet by 4 feet by 8 feet, how much wood is a row that is 16 in by 5 foot by 32 feet? Penny Nom lui répond. 





One acre of dirt 6 inches deep 
20120111 

Cameron pose la question : Ok what im wanting to know is how many pounds of dirt are in 80
acres of land that is 6 inches deep? My friend and I are stumped on this question Penny Nom lui répond. 





2 cubic foot bags of mulch 
20110411 

Ron pose la question : if I buy 2 cubic foot bags of mulch, how bags would
I need to equal 1 yard? (13 bags?) Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet 
20100116 

deb pose la question : 1 room 49x24 1 room 18x18 need 6 inch deep can u convert to cubic feet for me thank you Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet and cubic yards 
20090508 

TJ pose la question : 21 bags at 2 cubic feet per bag.
How many yards would that be? Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many bags do I need? 
20090316 

Dawn pose la question : I need to purchase an item that is .4 cubic feet in size and the amount
I need is 5.625 cubic feet. How many bags do I need? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet 
20090307 

A student pose la question : What is cubic feet and how do I use it in this question? (picture below) Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





Cubic feet gas to grams of gas 
20090211 

tim pose la question : I was trying to convert cubic feet gas to grams of gas. Is there a formula to complete this task? Robert Dawson lui répond. 





The unusable space in a container 
20081002 

Billy pose la question : an object is 42 inches long, 29 inches wide, and 69 inches high. The usable capacity of this container is 36.4 cubic feet. How much space in percentage is left over from the container? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Conversion to cubic feet 
20081001 

Dorothy pose la question : What is the cubic feet of an item that is 7"x16 7/8"x19" Harley Weston lui répond. 





22 cubic feet 
20080814 

julio pose la question : how to measure to get 22 cubic feet, do i need the
Height
Length
width Penny Nom lui répond. 





24 in by 14 in by 14 in in cubic feet 
20080805 

Tom pose la question : I have a box that has internal dimensions of: 24in. H x 14in. W x 14in. D.
How many cubic feet is this internal space? Penny Nom and Victoria West lui répond. 





Packing a truck 
20080610 

Ann pose la question : I am renting a 24ft box truck and have been told it is 1401 cubic feet. I want to know if I have 23 display cases to move and each is 6ft X 2ft X 3ft will the all fit? Or do I need additional info in order to figure this out? Penny Nom lui répond. 





.5 cu ft of sand to lbs. 
20080525 

rogersimmons pose la question : needtocovert .5 cu ft. of sand into lbs. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Surface area 
20080501 

John pose la question : I am working with concrete and need some assistance please. I am trying to figure out what the surface space is for a one cubic foot that is four inches thick? Penny Nom lui répond. 





WHY 144 where does this figure come from 
20080419 

Sean pose la question : Why do you use the number 144 to divide
EG. length of timber 2 inches x 8 inches x 14 foot = 1.5 cubic feet
Calculation is 2x8x14 =224 divide by 144 = 1.5 WHY 144 where does this figure come from Leeanne Boehm lui répond. 





A 13 cubic foot cylinder filled with sand 
20080412 

Thomas pose la question : I have a 100 pound bag of sand. I need to know how much sand I will need to fill a 13 cubic foot cylinder Harley Weston lui répond. 





The volume of a countertop 
20080308 

Matthew pose la question : I need to calculate volume down to cubic feet. I pour concrete countertops
and cant figure out the formula to convert inches and feet. If I have a 2.5 inch
by 2 foot by 16 foot concrete countertop how do I convert it to cubic feet
and hence know how many bags of concrete at .6 cubic feet per bag I will need.
I am trying to input the formula into a spreadsheet. thank you so much Matt Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet to liters 
20080306 

chase pose la question : if 1cu.ft=6.229 imp. gal and1 imp.gal=4.546 liters how many liters does of 128cuft. hold Penny Nom lui répond. 





How large is a container that will hold 3.5 cu meters? 
20080305 

Robert pose la question : If a company allows you to ship personal belongings while on an over seas assignment and the figure is 3.5 cubic meters. Just how much is the total area in square feet?? 10X10X10 or??? I just wanted to understand the size of a container that would hold 3.5 cubic meters!! Harley Weston lui répond. 





Volume in cubic feet 
20071220 

kim pose la question : if i have the inches and need to convert them to cubic feet, how do i do that? i thought it was height X width X length. Penny Nom lui répond. 





What size room would I need for 220 cubic feet? 
20071218 

Andy pose la question : What size room would I need for 220 cubic feet? What is the calculation I would use to find the answer to this problem? Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many gallons are in the tank? 
20071203 

bobby pose la question : my tank holds 740 gallons and the dimensions are 8 ft tall and 4 ft diameter the wine is 3 ft 7.5 inches from the top can you figure out how many gallons are in the tank ? Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many cubic feet are in this box? 
20071126 

Julio pose la question : My son has a box that measures 27X18X19 inches. We want to know how many cubic feet are in this box. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet and gallons 
20071119 

Leonard pose la question : Every conversion I find to convert a cubic foot to a gallon is in liquid.
Question, how would 1 cubic foot convert to gallons in dry measurement?
Example say you have 1 Gallon of packing peanuts how many cubic feet would that be?
I can do this and have done it for the heck of it, I took a box 12x12x12 inches, which is a cubic foot,
filled it with packing peanuts the tried to fill a 1 Gallon container, that amount almost fills a 1 gallon
bucket twice.
I even ask a math teacher and was told that 1 cubic foot equaled 7.481 gallons,
then I said that is liquid, teacher ansered yes, then i ask what about dry and got
a response of I do not know. Harley Weston lui répond. 





How much water to fill my bedroom? 
20070922 

hector pose la question : how can i find out how much water i can fill my bedroom with when it measures 12 ft.x12 ft.x10 ft. Steve La Rocque and Penny Nom lui répond. 





How much space we are talking about when they say 500 cf? 
20070911 

Rhonda pose la question : I was informed while planning a move that the moving company will
allow 500 cubic feet of moving space. Anything over that is $5.99 per cf.
How do I find out exactly how much space we are talking about when
they say 500 cf ?? Thankyou in advance for the advice. Stephen la Rocque lui répond. 





Liquid in a pipe 
20070905 

christian pose la question : how many cubic feet are in a pipe that is 3" (inside diameter) and 459 feet long? Stephen la Rocque lui répond. 





How many cubic feet in a cubic yard? 
20070825 

George pose la question : How many cubic feet in a cubic yard? Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





A sand base for a pool 
20070701 

Clark pose la question : I am adding sand for a base for a pool. It is 20' round and I would like the sand
to be 2" deep. Can you tell me how many cubic feet that would be?
Thanks! Harley Weston lui répond. 





Making a box with a particular volume 
20070620 

Kimberly pose la question : How do you convert 487 cf into box? Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





Converting units 
20070601 

SAMANTHA pose la question : My hot tub is 61 square feet, how many gallons would it be? Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





A bag of concrete 
20070529 

rick pose la question : I have a bag of concrete that will cover .525 cubic feet of space.
How many square feet will the same bag cover? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Mulch price comparison (price per cubic yard versus price per cubic foot) 
20070523 

Dianna pose la question : This is a 2fold question. I am getting some mulch that is measured in 1 cubic yard for $25.00.
Walmart has a 2 cubic bag for $3.00. I need to cover a 376 sq ft area. I need to know which is
the best deal and how much I need to buy to cover the 376 sq ft. Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





How much gravel do I need 
20070331 

linda pose la question : how much gravel do I need for 254 square feet to be 4 inches deep? Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many yards of concrete? 
20070228 

jeremy pose la question : I need to figure how many yards of concrete to use. I work for an asphalt company, and we are expanding into concrete. Currently we measure everything in sq. ft. So we came up with 6,960 sq ft of concrete to remove and replace. Currently there is 6" of concrete, and 2" of bedding material. We would like to replace only 4.5" of concrete, the rest in bedding. Here is how I figured, am I correct. 6,960 Sq ft (to simplify I made the Sq ft 350 X 20 ) 350 ft X 20 ft X .33 (1/3 ft or 4") = 2,310 cubic feet 2,310 cb ft / 27 = 85.55 cubic yards Is this correct? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Price of topsoil 
20070202 

Tyler pose la question : I need to convert cubic yards to square feet. I have topsoil that is $34.30 a cubic yard and I need to know what the price is in square feet. The depth is 18". Penny Nom lui répond. 





A lumber yard receives 24 studs in a bundle 
20070123 

Roxanne pose la question : A lumber yard receives 24 studs in a bundle that contains 25 row (or layers) of studs with 20 studs in each row. A 2X4 stus ia actually 1 1/2'' X 3 1/2'' X 92 5/8 Find the cross sectional area of a bindle in square inches Find the volume of the bundle in cubic feet Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





The volume of a pool 
20070123 

Steve pose la question : how do we measure the cubic feet of a pool. The pool is 50 feet long by 40 feet wide by 4 feet at the shallow end and 9 feet at the deep end. Penny Nom lui répond. 





How do you calculate cubic feet from inches? 
20070117 

Sue pose la question : How do you calculate cubic feet from inches: 8 1/2 X 11 sheet of paper that is 3/4 inches thick? Steve La Rocque and Haley Ess lui répond. 





The volume of a box 
20061116 

Sam pose la question : I have this box to mail and i would like to find out the cubic foot of the box.The W52 D13 H 37 inch cubic Penny Nom lui répond. 





A container to hold 600 gallons of water 
20061107 

Cissy pose la question : What size rectangular tank would I need to hold about 500600 gallons of water. Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many 1 square 3/8 thick pieces of steel can you get from one cubic foot of steel? 
20061012 

Jana pose la question : How many 1 square 3/8 thick pieces of steel can you get from one cubic foot of steel? Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





Cubic feet 
20060906 

Tom pose la question : How do I calculate cubic feet ? What is the formula? Penny Nom lui répond. 





54x14x8 at $28.00 per cubic foot 
20060724 

Toi pose la question : How much would it cost if I had an item that was 54x14x8 and it was $28.00 per cubic foot? Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





How many bags will it take to cover the area? 
20060614 

Ken pose la question : I have area of 160 sq ft. I want to put mulch in the area 2 inches thick. The bag of mulch comes with 2 cu ft of mulch per bag. How many bags will it take to cover the area? Penny Nom lui répond. 





what is the cubic feet of 18... 
20060527 

A student pose la question : what is the cubic feet of 18"x18"x24"? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet to cubic yards 
20060312 

Sandy pose la question : We need to convert feet to cubic yards. The concrete is 45ft by 10ft by 4ft. How many cubic yards is this? Penny Nom lui répond. 





The volume of a freezer 
20060311 

Marsha pose la question : I have a stand up freezer that measures 2ft deep, 23 inches wide, and 44.5 inches in height. I multiplied them (2x23x44.5) and came up with 2047. I guess my question is, when you look at an ad for this item, they always say 17, 14, or 19 cubic feet. How do they (and I) come up with a number like that? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Potting soil 
20060217 

Cheryl pose la question : I need to buy some potting soil for a raised planting bed that is 6'x24'x1'. How do you figure how many 2 cu. ft. bags of potting soil that I will need? Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





A concrete slab 
20060213 

Cheryl pose la question : A concrete area that will be used for picnic benches will measure 20 ft on each side. The concrete slab will be 8 inches deep. How many cubic feet of concrete will be needed to construct the patio? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Gallons and cubic feet 
20051119 

Just interested pose la question : I have found that 1 cubic foot will hold 7.48 gallons of gasoline, but I would like to know how to come by this answer. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet and cubic yards 
20051112 

Mike pose la question : I need to know how to calculate square feet into yards of material. Example: 1320 sq. ft. surface area by 1 in. depth. What does this equal in cubic feet and yards. Thanks for any help you can give me. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet and imperial gallons 
20051027 

Dave pose la question : What is the volume in cubic feet which is occupied by 1080 Canadian gallons of water? Harley Weston lui répond. 





How many cubic feet are in 8 yards? 
20051020 

Neisha pose la question : I am trying to figure out how many cubic feet are in 8 yards. I am trying to pour a concrete slab. The width is 24 ft, lenth is 30 ft, and it is 4 inches thick Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many gallons will it hold? 
20051016 

Scott pose la question : I am building a pond and need to convert the cubic dimensions into gallons in order to know what size fountain pump to purchase.
My pond is 1 foot deep x eight feet long x three feet wide.
How many gallons will it hold? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet 
20050810 

Selene pose la question : This is my math question I need to convert these inches to cubic feet
34"W x 34"H x 34"L Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet in a mobile home 
20050722 

Jeanne pose la question : my mobile home is 24 x 56. I'm trying to find out how many cubic feet this is. I'm going to set of some bug bombs and it says 1 can will cover 4000 cubic feet. I don't know how to figure my cubic feet. the ceilings are 8 ft high everywhere but the living and dining room. They are vaulted and approximately 10 feet at the peak. I just need an estimate. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Square feet and cubic feet 
20050530 

Kim pose la question : Is there a relationship between square feet and cubic feet? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet of concrete 
20050523 

Robert pose la question :
REQUIRED CUBIC FEET OF CONCRETE TO POUR AN EXTENDED PAD
8 FEET X 8 FEET X 6 INCHES DEEP
Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many cubic feet in a yard? 
20050513 

Carol pose la question : How do you measure a cubic foot? How many cubic feet in a yard? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet and feet 
20050225 

Nancy pose la question : How do you convert cubic
feet into feet?
The problem is to convert 90 cubic feet into feet. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Volume 
20040916 

Jonathan pose la question : I have an area of 22ft x 43 ft, 6 inches high
Sq. ft..946
sq. yds...105.1
What is the cubic feet and cubic yards for this dimension. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Gallons in a cylinder 
20040220 

Jim pose la question : Please advise how to use the formula I saw for determining the number of gallons in a cylinder? This is how it was written
V = pi r2 h
. does this mean pie, or 3.14 X radius squared, X the height? If so please use a standard 55 gal barrel (1' R & 3' H) for example? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic yards of concrete 
20031102 

John pose la question : The foundation is 20' X 20' and the depth is 6", there are also three footings that are 20' X 12" X 12" each. Can you show me the equation to figure out how many yards of concrete I will need to pour the footings and foundation. Harley Weston lui répond. 





Water in a tank 
20030902 

A parent pose la question : if a tank is 48 inches long 14 inches wide and 18 inches deep if a yardstick was inserted into the tank and measured 2 inches of water in the tank how many gallons of water would be in the tank. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Yards and cubic feet 
20030811 

Sonya pose la question : How many cubic feet are in a yard? Penny Nom lui répond. 





"cubic feet" of a refrigerator 
20030716 

Ron pose la question :
Is the volume of a home appliance (e.g. fridge or freezer) calculated in a different way? I am planning to replace both my fridge and my freezer but I'm unable to determine what size replacement to get. For example, one company descibes their fridge as being 32"(L) x 30"(W) x 66" (H). I converted those measurements to feet (2.67 x 2.5 x 5.5) and I calculate the fridge to be 36.7 cubic feet. However, the company says the fridge is 18 cf. Chris Fisher lui répond. 





Gallons of rain 
20030425 

Jocelyn pose la question : If you have a surface of 6500 square feet and 1 inch of rain falls on the surface, how many gallons of water does this equal? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Density 
20030219 

Rob pose la question : What is the formula for converting cubic feet to pounds? (with any substance) Penny Nom lui répond. 





The dimensions of a box 
20021203 

Paula pose la question : My son, who is in secondary school, needs to make a box with the inside dimensions of 1.25 cubic feet. It's supposed to be more in the shape of a rectangle than a square. I would like to know the equation to use to find the inside dimensions of a box if I know how many cubic feet (or inches) I need the inside to be. Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many cubic feet are in a cubic mile? 
20020830 

William pose la question : How many cubic feet are in a cubic mile? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Gallons in a cylindrical tube 
20020821 

Heidi pose la question : IF I HAVE A 12" DIA TUBE WITH 1/4" WALL AND 72" IN LENGTH HOW MANY GALLONS OF WATER WILL THIS HOLD Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet and cubic yards 
20020527 

John pose la question : how do you find the cubic feet/cubic yard of area 10 feet wide by 15 ft long by 2 inches high Penny Nom lui répond. 





A 6,000 gallon tank 
20020428 

Someone with a big tank pose la question : I was wondering if you can find out information about how much liquid fuel can fit in a 6,000 GAL. tank. Right now I do not have the exact dimensions of this tank but I will have it the 29th of April. Could you please Email me and let me know if you can answer this question after I have the correct specifications. Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many gallons of water in a cubic foot? 
20020414 

Richard pose la question : I am tring to find out how many gallons of water in a cubic foot. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Square feet and cubic feet 
20010121 

Jenny pose la question : How do I convert square feet to cubic feet? If I have 2000 square feet then how many cubic feet do I have? Harley Weston lui répond. 





Cubic yards and cubic feet 
20000826 

Rhonda pose la question : have 2.47 cubic yards. what could the dimensions, in feet, be to equal this? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Volume of a cube. 
19990404 

Alex Elkins pose la question : How do you find the volume cubic matter of a cube or space, example how many cubic feet in an example 6" high 4' X 6' rectangle Thank You Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cubic feet and gallons 
19990326 

Karen Coheley pose la question : How many gallons in a cubic ft. ?? Harley Weston lui répond. 

