## 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 78 feet into yards we have to multiply 78 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

78 ft → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 78 ft × 0.33333333333333 yd

L(yd) = 26 yd

The final result is:

78 ft → 26 yd

We conclude that 78 feet is equivalent to 26 yards:

78 feet = 26 yards

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 0.038461538461538 × 78 feet.

Another way is saying that 78 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.038461538461538 yards.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that seventy-eight feet is approximately twenty-six yards:

78 ft ≅ 26 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately zero point zero three eight times seventy-eight 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)
79 feet 26.333 yards
80 feet 26.667 yards
81 feet 27 yards
82 feet 27.333 yards
83 feet 27.667 yards
84 feet 28 yards
85 feet 28.333 yards
86 feet 28.667 yards
87 feet 29 yards
88 feet 29.333 yards