## 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 4.2 inches into yards we have to multiply 4.2 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

4.2 in → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 4.2 in × 0.027777777777778 yd

L(yd) = 0.11666666666667 yd

The final result is:

4.2 in → 0.11666666666667 yd

We conclude that 4.2 inches is equivalent to 0.11666666666667 yards:

4.2 inches = 0.11666666666667 yards ## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 8.5714285714286 × 4.2 inches.

Another way is saying that 4.2 inches is equal to 1 ÷ 8.5714285714286 yards.

## Approximate result

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

4.2 in ≅ 0.117 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately eight point five seven one times four point two 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)
5.2 inches 0.144 yards
6.2 inches 0.172 yards
7.2 inches 0.2 yards
8.2 inches 0.228 yards
9.2 inches 0.256 yards
10.2 inches 0.283 yards
11.2 inches 0.311 yards
12.2 inches 0.339 yards
13.2 inches 0.367 yards
14.2 inches 0.394 yards