Feet (ft) and inches (in) are two units of length, most commonly used in Pakistan. The feet to inches conversion is useful and important, so here's the formula and examples that show how to convert feet to inches and inches to feet.
Feet to Inches FormulaThis conversion isn't quite as easy as converting between metric units, which are simply factors of 10, but it's not difficult.
The conversion factor is:
1 foot = 12 inches
distance in inches = (distance in feet) x (12 inches/foot)
So, to convert a measurement in feet to inches, all you need to do is multiply the number by 12. This is an exact number, so if you're working with significant figures, it won't limit them.
Feet to Inches ExampleLet's say you measure a room and find it is 12.2 feet across. Find the number in inches.
length in inches = length in feet x 12length = 12.2 ft x 12length = 146.4 or 146 inches