







Covering 1 acre, 6" deep 
20200302 

Jim pose la question : How many cubic yards does it take to cover 1 acre 6" deep.
Thank you Also, can you show me how you determined that answer. Penny Nom lui répond. 





4" x 4" square tiles 
20190918 

Jill pose la question : how many 4" x 4" square tiles would I need for 50 square feet? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Price per square meter to price per square inch 
20190709 

Al pose la question : If something costs $2.5 square meter, how much would it cost in square inches? How do i convert costs per square inch, into square meters? Harley Weston lui répond. 





1 acre by 3 inches deep 
20181123 

Cheri pose la question : How many yards of soil does it take to cover 1 acre in 3 inches of soil? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Converting inches to centimeters 
20180525 

Jason pose la question : Hi!
Is there a method to approximately convert inches to cm in my head without using a calculator?
Thanks!
Jason Penny Nom lui répond. 





3 yards 6 inches times 7 
20180208 

Tamara pose la question : 3 yards 6 inches × 7 Penny Nom lui répond. 





Gallons and cubic inches 
20161205 

Theresa pose la question : If I did not know the cubic inches in a liquid gallon how would I find it?
In other words what is the formula for this? Penny Nom lui répond. 





The price per square inch of a pizza 
20120317 

jordan pose la question : pizzaz pizza sells a small pizza for $10.99.it has a diameter 10 inches.what is th price per square inch ? Penny Nom lui répond. 





A cubic inch 
20110313 

wyatt pose la question : what is a cubic inch? Penny Nom lui répond. 





24 feet of pipe in 3 pieces 
20091009 

Sam pose la question : I had a carpenter being a smarty pants with me. Question: I have a 20ft piece of pipe. I need three equal lengths cut. What is the measurement of each cut? He told me the answer right away because he knows the measuring tape like the back of his hand. The answer is 6'8". Is there an equation I can use to get the answer quicker than him looking at his tape measure? Penny Nom lui répond. 





43200 cubic inches in gallons 
20090517 

Denise pose la question : how many gallons are in a tank that has a volume of 43,200 cubic inches? Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many gallons does my soup kettle hold? 
20090215 

Old pose la question : I have a round kettle I use to make soup for the hungry. I was curious on how many gallons it holds. The radius is 16 inches and the height is 18 inches. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Millimeters to inches 
20081015 

diane pose la question : can you convert milliliters to inches? 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. 





144 square inches 
20080927 

mike pose la question : how much cm is in 144 square inches? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Sample variance: inches to centimeters 
20080922 

Anita pose la question : The average height of a sample of basketball players is 6 feet, 2 inches or 74 inches.
The standard deviation of this sample of players is 4 inches. If each person's height were to be multiplied by 2.54, what would be the value of the resulting sample variance? Harley Weston 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. 





Convert cubic inches to gallons 
20080526 

Rosemarie pose la question : How do you convert cubic inches to gallons? Thanks for your help. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Adding feet and inches 
20080304 

mike pose la question : 3.25'+3.25" Penny Nom lui répond. 





Determine the number of square inches for one piece of pie 
20080131 

Annie pose la question : Ok i'm so lost it ain't even funny! HELP! Here's the question: A pie has a
radius of 7 inches and can be divided into 8 equal pieces. Determine the
number of square inches for one piece of pie. Explain your answer. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Converting decimal fractions into common fractions 
20080129 

Donna pose la question : Question from DONNA:
I need to change 6.9375 by 10.0625 into inches. Harley Weston lui répond. 





Converting cubic inches to ounces 
20080122 

kim pose la question : I am trying to find the formula to figure capacity in ounces for the following:
a rectangle 18" long, .75" wide, .75" deep ....
This is for an art project and the cost estimate. Thanks, Kim Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many square inches are there in 97 acres? 
20071018 

Glenda pose la question : How many square inches are there in 97 acres? Penny Nom lui répond. 





How do I convert inches to mm in my head? 
20070627 

philip pose la question : Hi, I would like to know how to convert inches to mm in my head, I use socket sets and want to know an easy way to work out what 3/16, 7/32 is in mm. Thanks Phil Harley Weston lui répond. 





Cubic inches and square feet 
20070531 

keith pose la question : is it possible to convert cubic inches to square feet.thanx Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





Cubic inches 
20070213 

Renee pose la question : a glass has a height of 3 inches and a radius of 2 inches. about how many cubic inches of fwater will the glass hold? and how do you figure the answer? thank you...................renee Gabriel Potter and Melanie Tyrer lui répond. 





Converting sq inches to sq millimeters 
20070208 

Michael pose la question : If I have 1/32 sq inches, what does that equal in sq millimeters? Stephen La Rocque 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. 





How do you convert square inches to square yards 
20060928 

A student pose la question : how do you convert square inches to square yards Stephen La Rocque and Penny Nom lui répond. 





Finding square footage from lengths in inches 
20060714 

Ann pose la question : How do I find out the square footage of a window 45" by 22" and 43" by 35.5"? Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





If the perimeter of a square is 1 foot, what is its area? 
20060427 

Larry pose la question : If the perimeter of a square is 1 foot, its area is how many square inches? Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





How do I calculate feet and inches to sq ft? 
20060109 

Rebecca pose la question : How do I calculate feet and inches to sq ft? Penny Nom lui répond. 





How many millimeters are in 12 feet? 
20060106 

Hunter pose la question : How many millimeters are in 12 feet? Penny Nom lui répond. 





what is 5'7 
20051126 

A student pose la question : what is 5'7" inches in cm? Harley Weston 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. 





How many pixels are there to an inch? 
20051015 

Fred pose la question : I want to know how many pixels there are to an inch. Penny lui répond. 





Inches and millimeters 
20051008 

Ron pose la question : You know they say 14mm = 9/16" or something of that nature, i need to know exactly how this is done. Chris Fisher lui répond. 





Inches and millimeters 
20050930 

A student pose la question : how many inches are there in mm? For example 30x40 mm = how many inches. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Gallons in a tank 
20050402 

Jim pose la question : Would you be so kind as to help me with a problem? My memory has failed me in remembering how to calculate how much liquid in gallons a tank will hold. The tank is 8 feet long and 44 inches in diameter. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Volume of a box 
20041118 

Catherine pose la question : I need to find a formula to calculate the amount of liquid would hold. maybe the volume or something. its a square box used to hold liquid on a farm . we want to measure how much liquid it can hold. Penny Nom 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. 





An inch and a millimeter 
20030621 

Greg pose la question : The conversion factor for inches to millimeters 25.4 It strikes me as very odd that it's not some infinite decimal. I could understand this if one system was derived from the other but as I understand it they were derived independently. Is the conversion 25.4 or 25.4000XXXXXXX? If it's just 25.4 then how did that happen? Harley Weston lui répond. 





Millimeters to inches 
20030528 

Brian pose la question : I am a music instructor just trying to get a horn repaired. I have been trying to get replacement pearls for a keyboard of a horn. The mechanic needs the measurement in inches. The calibers say that the size is .115 mm can you tell me what that is in inches, I tried your formula of 2.54 mm per inch but this is a smaller size and I cannot seem to figure it out. Penny Nom lui répond. 





The weight of a fish tank 
20030520 

A ponderer pose la question : I had a question pertaining conversion units..I have a fish tank at home and the dimensions are 24, 44, and 48 inches, I want to find out how much it weighs in pounds when filled up with water...knowing water is 62.4 pounds per cubic feet...do I just divide the 62.4 pounds to 12 because I"m trying to find out through cubic inches. 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. 





Cubic yards of concrete 
20020824 

Michael pose la question : if you have a 10" dia pipe 8' long how many cubic yards would it take to fill with concrete. how how would you go about figuring it out. and also if you would how many cubic feet, cubic inches in a cubic yard. i know you don't need to answer, seeing i am not in school, but would appreaciate it. 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. 





My 1978 Chevy has a 350 cubic inch engine 
20020311 

Sharon pose la question : If my 1978 Chevy has a 350 cubic inch engine, about what size engine would that be in liter? 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. 





Converting mm's to inches 
19990222 

Paul White pose la question : It has been a long time since high school and I do not remember how to convert mm to inches. Could you please tell me what this would convert to in inches? 210 X 254 mm. Chris Fisher lui répond. 





Imperial System of Measurement. 
19970917 

Judy Pardilla pose la question : Please also give the solution to the answers. Thank you.  If a room is 12 feet by 15, how many square yards are there?
 If a single roll of wallpaper will cover 30 square feet, how many single rolls will it take to cover a wall 8' x 15'?
 If ceramic tiles are 8" x 8", how many tiles would it take to cover an area 4' x 6'?
If possible, can you email me a table for imperial measurements. Thank you! Penny Nom lui répond. 

