# How many feet in a Yard?

The shortest and easiest way of writing the unit feet is by the abbreviation "ft."

## Answer: 1 yard is 3 feet.

**Explanation:**

It is known as feet or foot because it was originally based on the length of a foot.

Feet represents ⅓ of a yard.

A yard is a common linear measure symbolized as yd.

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