## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to decimeters is 3.048, which means that 1 foot is equal to 3.048 decimeters:

1 ft = 3.048 dm

To convert 979 feet into decimeters we have to multiply 979 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to decimeters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 3.048 dm

979 ft → L(dm)

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

L(dm) = 979 ft × 3.048 dm

L(dm) = 2983.992 dm

The final result is:

979 ft → 2983.992 dm

We conclude that 979 feet is equivalent to 2983.992 decimeters:

979 feet = 2983.992 decimeters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 decimeter is equal to 0.00033512154188081 × 979 feet.

Another way is saying that 979 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.00033512154188081 decimeters.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that nine hundred seventy-nine feet is approximately two thousand nine hundred eighty-three point nine nine two decimeters:

979 ft ≅ 2983.992 dm

An alternative is also that one decimeter is approximately zero times nine hundred seventy-nine feet.

## Conversion table

### feet to decimeters chart

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

feet (ft) decimeters (dm)
980 feet 2987.04 decimeters
981 feet 2990.088 decimeters
982 feet 2993.136 decimeters
983 feet 2996.184 decimeters
984 feet 2999.232 decimeters
985 feet 3002.28 decimeters
986 feet 3005.328 decimeters
987 feet 3008.376 decimeters
988 feet 3011.424 decimeters
989 feet 3014.472 decimeters