# Math: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Measurement - Inches and Feet (Questions)

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This quiz, Measurement - Inches and Feet, challenges you to find the equivalent. A horse’s height is often defined in terms of hands, i.e., 14 hands. In the U.S., most measurements begin with the use of a ruler. A ruler is divided in inches. The standard sized ruler has twelve equal sized inches on it. The full twelve inches is equal to one foot.

The foot measurement often confuses people because they believe that a foot on a ruler is the same as the foot they put into a shoe. For some people that might be true but for most it is not.

A foot in measurement is always equal to twelve (12) inches. Just as a foot is equal to 12 inches, the 14 hands mentioned above would equal 56 inches.

If you were given a measurement of 48 inches, you could turn that number into a more simplified measurement of feet. As there are 12 inches in a foot, you would divide 48 by 12 or 48 ÷ 12 = 4. This tells us that 48 inches is the same measurement as 4 feet.

In turn, if you are given a measurement of 5 feet, you could convert that back into inches. For this we would multiply 5 by 12 (the number of inches in one foot) so, 5 x 12 = 60. There are 60 inches in 5 feet.

If you are given the measurement of 19 inches and wanted to convert that to feet you would divide 19 by 12 as 19 ÷ 12 = 1 with a remainder of 7. This means that 19 inches equals 1 foot 7 inches.

1. 24 feet = ____ inches
 [ ] 36 inches [ ] 48 inches [ ] 288 inches [ ] 312 inches
2. 49 inches = ____ feet
 [ ] 3 feet 11 inches [ ] 4 feet 1 inch [ ] 4 feet 9 inches [ ] 4 feet 10 inches
3. 68 feet = _____ inches
 [ ] 816 inches [ ] 136 inches [ ] 272 inches [ ] 748 inches
4. 132 inches = _____ feet
 [ ] 9 feet [ ] 11 feet [ ] 12 feet [ ] 13 feet
5. 864 inches = _____ feet
 [ ] 68 feet [ ] 70 feet [ ] 72 feet [ ] 74 feet
6. 28 feet = ____ inches
 [ ] 56 inches [ ] 206 inches [ ] 306 inches [ ] 336 inches
7. 107 inches = _____ feet
 [ ] 8 feet 11 inches [ ] 8 feet 7 inches [ ] 7 feet 9 inches [ ] 7 feet 11 inches
8. 75 feet = ____ inches
 [ ] 875 inches [ ] 900 inches [ ] 975 inches [ ] 1025 inches
9. 41 inches = _____ feet
 [ ] 2 feet 1 inch [ ] 2 feet 5 inches [ ] 2 feet 11 inches [ ] 3 feet 5 inches
10. 156 inches = ____ feet
 [ ] 10 feet 10 inches [ ] 11 feet 6 inches [ ] 13 feet [ ] 14 feet
Math: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Measurement - Inches and Feet (Answers)
1. 24 feet = ____ inches
 [ ] 36 inches [ ] 48 inches [x] 288 inches [ ] 312 inches
To convert feet into inches we multiply the number by 12 or 24 x 12 = 288 inches. Answer (c) is the correct answer
2. 49 inches = ____ feet
 [ ] 3 feet 11 inches [x] 4 feet 1 inch [ ] 4 feet 9 inches [ ] 4 feet 10 inches
To convert inches into feet we must divide 49 inches by 12. 49 ÷ 12 = 4 with a remainder of 1 giving us 4 feet 1 inch - Answer (b) is the correct answer
3. 68 feet = _____ inches
 [x] 816 inches [ ] 136 inches [ ] 272 inches [ ] 748 inches
To convert feet into inches we multiply the number by 12 or 68 x 12 = 816 inches. Answer (a) is the correct answer
4. 132 inches = _____ feet
 [ ] 9 feet [x] 11 feet [ ] 12 feet [ ] 13 feet
To convert inches into feet we must divide 132 inches by 12. 132 ÷ 12 = 11 feet - Answer (b) is the correct answer
5. 864 inches = _____ feet
 [ ] 68 feet [ ] 70 feet [x] 72 feet [ ] 74 feet
To convert inches into feet we must divide 864 inches by 12. 864 ÷ 12 = 72 feet - Answer (c) is the correct answer
6. 28 feet = ____ inches
 [ ] 56 inches [ ] 206 inches [ ] 306 inches [x] 336 inches
To convert feet into inches we multiply the number by 12 or 28 x 12 = 336 inches. Answer (d) is the correct answer
7. 107 inches = _____ feet
 [x] 8 feet 11 inches [ ] 8 feet 7 inches [ ] 7 feet 9 inches [ ] 7 feet 11 inches
To convert inches into feet we must divide 107 inches by 12. 107 ÷ 12 = 8 with a remainder of 11 giving us 8 feet 11 inches - Answer (a) is the correct answer
8. 75 feet = ____ inches
 [ ] 875 inches [x] 900 inches [ ] 975 inches [ ] 1025 inches
To convert feet into inches we multiply the number by 12 or 75 x 12 = 900 inches. Answer (b) is the correct answer
9. 41 inches = _____ feet
 [ ] 2 feet 1 inch [ ] 2 feet 5 inches [ ] 2 feet 11 inches [x] 3 feet 5 inches
To convert inches into feet we must divide 49 inches by 12. 41 ÷ 12 = 3 with a remainder of 5 giving us 3 feet 5 inches - Answer (d) is the correct answer
10. 156 inches = ____ feet
 [ ] 10 feet 10 inches [ ] 11 feet 6 inches [x] 13 feet [ ] 14 feet
To convert inches into feet we must divide 156 inches by 12. 156 ÷ 12 = 13 feet - Answer (c) is the correct answer