## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to yards is 0.33333333333333, which means that 1 foot is equal to 0.33333333333333 yards:

1 ft = 0.33333333333333 yd

To convert 242 feet into yards we have to multiply 242 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to yards. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 0.33333333333333 yd

242 ft → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 242 ft × 0.33333333333333 yd

L(yd) = 80.666666666667 yd

The final result is:

242 ft → 80.666666666667 yd

We conclude that 242 feet is equivalent to 80.666666666667 yards:

242 feet = 80.666666666667 yards

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 0.012396694214876 × 242 feet.

Another way is saying that 242 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.012396694214876 yards.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two hundred forty-two feet is approximately eighty point six six seven yards:

242 ft ≅ 80.667 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately zero point zero one two times two hundred forty-two feet.

## Conversion table

### feet to yards chart

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

feet (ft) yards (yd)
243 feet 81 yards
244 feet 81.333 yards
245 feet 81.667 yards
246 feet 82 yards
247 feet 82.333 yards
248 feet 82.667 yards
249 feet 83 yards
250 feet 83.333 yards
251 feet 83.667 yards
252 feet 84 yards