There is no way one can be in a position to if he/she doesn't know the relationship and the conversion table from the inches unit to the yards unit and vise versa.

Therefore, research is needed so as to know how to go about it. Good research will enable the researcher find out that; one inch is equal to 0.28 yards or in other words, 0.28 yards = 1 inch.

So if you want to convert from inches to yards then you must multiply the figures in inches by 0.28 to have them in yards unit.

Example:

Convert 20 inches to yards.

Solution;

= 20 x 0.28

Answer: = 5.6 yards.

Remember: one inch is equal to 0.28 yards.

You can simply convert inches into yards by multiplying the given inches by 0.0277777778 yards.

For example,

12 inches = 12 X 0.0277777778 yards = 0.333333336 yards = 0.33 yards (round off)

To convert inches to yard you can convert inches to feet. There are 12 inches in 1 foot.

Then you convert feet to yards. There are 3 feet in one yard.

You can also use one of the on line Inches to Yards Conversion web sites.

1 inch = 0.027777 yd so 12 inches = 12 times 0.027777 yd = 0.333324 yd

There are 12 inches in one foot, and, 3 feet in one yard.

To convert yards to inches multiply by 36!