## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from inches to yards is 0.027777777777778, which means that 1 inch is equal to 0.027777777777778 yards:

1 in = 0.027777777777778 yd

To convert 0.5 inches into yards we have to multiply 0.5 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from inches to yards. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 in → 0.027777777777778 yd

0.5 in → L(yd)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length L in yards:

L(yd) = 0.5 in × 0.027777777777778 yd

L(yd) = 0.013888888888889 yd

The final result is:

0.5 in → 0.013888888888889 yd

We conclude that 0.5 inches is equivalent to 0.013888888888889 yards:

0.5 inches = 0.013888888888889 yards

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 72 × 0.5 inches.

Another way is saying that 0.5 inches is equal to 1 ÷ 72 yards.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that zero point five inches is approximately zero point zero one four yards:

0.5 in ≅ 0.014 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately seventy-two times zero point five inches.

## Conversion table

### inches to yards chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from inches to yards

inches (in) yards (yd)
1.5 inches 0.042 yards
2.5 inches 0.069 yards
3.5 inches 0.097 yards
4.5 inches 0.125 yards
5.5 inches 0.153 yards
6.5 inches 0.181 yards
7.5 inches 0.208 yards
8.5 inches 0.236 yards
9.5 inches 0.264 yards
10.5 inches 0.292 yards