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11-14.

Express each length below in the specified unit.

It is important to remember that 12 inches are equal to one foot and 3 feet are equal to one yard.

1. $1\frac{1}{2}$ feet is _____  inches.

Knowing the information provided above, can you find how many inches are in half of a foot? It may be easiest to use addition to solve this problem

1. $6$ inches is _____  feet.

If 12 inches is one whole foot, how much of a foot is 6 inch

1. $\frac { 3 } { 4 }$feet is _____ inches.

$\text{How many inches are in }\frac{1}{4} \text{ feet?}\\ \text{ Try finding this first.}$

$\text{There are }9\text{ inches in }\frac{3}{4}\text{ feet and }\\(3\text{ inches in }\frac{1}{4}\text{ feet}).$

1. $27$ inches is _____ feet.

If 24 inches are in 2 feet, how many inches would be left in this conversion?

1. $7$ yards is _____ feet.

If each yard is 3 feet, how many feet should be in 7 yards? Try drawing a diagram.

1. $42$ inches is _____ feet.

How many groups of 12 inches fit into 42 inches?
How many inches will be left?

$\text{ There are }3\frac{1}{2}\text{ feet in }42\text{ inches}.$