3.56

Conversion Tables & Measurements

3.56.1

Rods - To - Chains - To - Feet

Rods Chains Feet Rods Chains Feet

1 .25 16.5 81 20.25 1336.5
2 .50 33. 82 20.50 1353.
3 .75 49.5 83 20.75 1369.5
4 1.00 66. 84 21.00 1386.
5 1.25 82.5 85 21.25 1402.5
6 1.50 99. 86 21.50 1419.
7 1.75 115.5 87 21.75 1435.5
8 2.00 132. 88 22.00 1452.
9 2.25 148.5 89 22.25 1468.5
10 2.50 165. 90 22.50 1485.
11 2.75 181.5 91 22.75 1501.5
12 3.00 198. 92 23.00 1518.
13 3.25 214.5 93 23.25 1534.5
14 3.50 231. 94 23.50 1551.
15 3.75 247.5 95 23.75 1567.5
16 4.00 264. 96 24.00 1584.
17 4.25 280.5 97 24.25 1600.5
18 4.50 297. 98 24.50 1617.
19 4.75 313.5 99 24.75 1633.5
20 5.00 330. 100 25.00 1650.
21 5.25 346.5 101 25.25 1666.5
22 5.50 363. 102 25.50 1683.
23 5.75 379.5 103 25.75 1699.5
24 6.00 396. 104 26.00 1716.
25 6.25 412.5 105 26.25 1732.5
26 6.50 429. 106 26.50 1749.
27 6.75 445.5 107 26.75 1765.5
28 7.00 462. 108 27.00 1782.
29 7.25 478.5 109 27.25 1798.5
30 7.5 495. 110 27.50 1815.
31 7.75 511.5 111 27.75 1831.5
32 8.00 528. 112 28.00 1848.
33 8.25 544.5 113 28.25 1864.5
34 8.50 561. 114 28.50 1181.
35 8.75 577.5 115 28.75 1897.5
36 9.00 594.5 116 29.00 1914.
37 9.25 610.5 117 29.25 1930.5
38 9.50 627. 118 29.50 1947.
39 9.75 643.5 119 29.75 1963.5
40 10.00 660. 120 30.00 1980.
41 10.25 676.5 121 30.25 1996.5
42 10.50 693. 122 30.50 2013.
43 10.75 709.5 123 30.75 2029.5
44 11.00 726. 124 31.00 2046.
45 11.25 742.5 125 31.25 2062.5
46 11.50 759. 126 31.50 2079.
47 11.75 775.5 127 31.75 2095.5
48 12.00 792. 128 32.00 2112.
49 12.25 808.5 129 32.25 2128.5
50 12.50 825. 130 32.50 2145.
51 12.75 841.5 131 32.75 2194.5
52 13.00 858. 132 33.00 2178.
53 13.25 874.5 133 33.25 2194.5
54 13.50 891. 134 33.50 2211.
55 13.75 907.5 135 33.75 2227.5
56 14.00 924. 136 34.00 2244.
57 14.25 940.5 137 34.25 2260.5
58 14.50 957. 138 34.50 2277
59 14.75 973.5 139 34.75 2293.5
60 15.00 990. 140 35.00 2310.
61 15.25 1006.5 141 35.25 2326.5
62 15.50 1023. 142 35.50 2343.
63 15.75 1039.5 143 35.75 2359.5
64 16.00 1056. 144 36.00 2376.
65 16.25 1072.5 145 36.25 2392.5
66 16.50 1089. 146 36.50 2409.
67 16.75 1105.5 147 36.75 2425.5
68 17.00 1122. 148 37.00 2442.
69 17.25 1138.5 149 37.25 2458.5
70 17.50 1155. 150 37.50 2475.
71 17.75 1171.5 151 37.75 2492.5
72 18.00 1188. 152 38.00 2508.
73 18.25 1204.5 153 38.25 2524.5
74 18.50 1221. 154 38.50 2541.
75 18.75 1237.5 155 38.75 2557.5
76 19.00 1254. 156 39.00 2574.
77 19.25 1270.5 157 39.25 2590.5
78 19.50 1287. 158 39.50 2607.
79 19.75 1303.5 159 39.75 2623.5
80 20.00 1320. 160 40.00 2640.

3.56.2

Links To Feet To Inches

Links Feet Inches Links Feet Inches
1 0 7.92 51 33 7.92
2 1 3.84 52 34 3.84
3 1 11.76 53 34 11.76
4 2 7.68 54 35 7.68
5 3 3.60 55 36 3.60
6 3 11.52 56 36 11.52
7 4 7.44 57 37 7.44
8 5 3.36 58 38 3.36
9 5 11.28 59 38 11.28
10 6 7.20 60 39 7.20
11 7 3.12 61 40 3.12
12 7 11.04 62 40 11.04
13 8 6.96 63 41 6.96
14 9 2.88 64 42 2.88
15 9 10.88 65 42 10.80
16 10 6.72 66 43 6.72
17 11 2.64 67 44 2.64
18 11 10.56 68 44 10.56
19 12 .6.48 69 45 6.48
20 13 2.40 70 46 2.40
21 13 10.32 71 46 10.32
22 14 6.24 72 47 6.24
23 15 2.16 73 48 2.16
24 15 10.08 74 48 10.08
25 16 6.00 75 49 6.00
26 17 1.92 76 50 1.92
27 17 9.84 77 50 9.84
28 18 5.76 78 51 5.76
29 19 1.68 79 52 0.68
30 19 9.60 80 52 9.60
31 20 5.52 81 53 5.52
32 21 1.44 82 54 9.36
33 21 9.36 83 54 9.6
34 22 5.28 84 55 5.28
35 23 1.20 85 56 1.20
36 23 9.12 86 56 9.12
37 24 5.04 87 57 5.04
38 25 0.96 88 58 8.88
39 25 8.88 89 58 8.88
40 26 4.80 90 58 4.80
41 27 0.72 91 60 0.72
42 27 8.64 92 60 8.64
43 28 4.56 93 61 4.56
44 29 0.48 94 62 0.48
45 29 8.40 95 62 8.40
46 30 4.32 96 63 4.32
47 31 0.24 97 64 0.24
48 31 8.16 98 64 8.16
49 32 4.08 99 65 4.08
50 33 0.00 100 66 0.00

3.56.3

Decimal Equivalent In Chains To Feet

Chains Feet Chains Feet
.01 .66 .51 33.66
.02 1.32 .52 34.32
.03 1.98 .53 34.98
.04 2.64 .54 35.64
.05 3.30 .55 36.30
.06 3.96 .56 36.96
.07 4.62 .57 37.62
.08 5.28 .58 38.28
.09 5.94 .59 38.94
.10 6.60 .60 39.60
.11 7.26 .61 40.26
.12 7.92 .62 40.92
.13 8.58 .63 41.58
.14 9.24 .64 42.24
.15 9.90 .65 42.90
.16 10.56 .66 43.56
.17 11.22 .67 44.22
.18 11.88 .68 44.88
.19 12.54 .69 45.54
.20 13.20 .70 46.20
.21 13.86 .71 46.86
.22 14.52 .72 47.52
.23 15.18 .73 48.18
.24 15.84 .74 48.84
.25 16.50 .75 49.50
.26 17.16 .76 50.16
.27 17.82 .77 50.82
.28 18.48 .78 51.48
.29 19.14 .79 52.14
.30 19.80 .80 52.80
.31 20.46 .81 53.46
.32 21.12 .82 54.12
.33 21.78 .83 54.78
.34 22.44 .84 55.44
.35 23.10 .85 56.10
.36 23.76 .86 56.76
.37 24.42 .87 57.42
.38 25.08 .88 58.08
.39 25.74 .89 58.74
.40 26.40 .90 59.40
.41 27.06 .91 60.06
.42 27.72 .92 60.72
.43 28.38 .93 61.38
.44 29.04 .94 62.04
.45 29.70 .95 62.70
.46 30.36 .96 63.36
.47 31.02 .97 64.02
.48 31.68 .98 64.68
.49 32.34 .99 65.34
.50 33.00 1.00 66.00

3.56.4

Square Measurements

144 square inches = 1 square foot
9 square feet = 1 square yard
30 1/4 square yards = 1 square rod
16 square rods = 1 chain
40 square rods = 1 square rood
1210 square yards = 1 square rood
4 rods = 1 acre
1 square rod = 272 1/4 square feet
1 square chain = 4,356 square feet
10 square chains = 1 acre
160 square rods = 1 acre
4,840 square yards = 1 acre
43,560 square feet = 1 acre
640 acres = 1 square mile
1 square mile = 1 section
36 square miles = 1 township
6 miles square = 1 township

3.56.5

Linear Measurements

25 links = l61/2 feet
25 links = 1 rod
161/2 feet = 1 rod
4 rods = 100 links
100 links = 66 feet
100 links = 1 chain
66 feet = 1 chain
1 pole = 1 rod
4 poles = 1 chain
10 chains = 1 furlong
80 chains = 1 mile
320 rods = 1 mile
8000 links = 1 mile
5280 feet = 1 mile
1760 yards = 1 mile
1 league = 3 miles
1 league(Sp.) = 2 3/5 miles
1 vara = 33 inches
1 vara = 2 3/4 feet

3.56.6

An Acre Is Equivalent To:

43,560 square feet
165 feet by 264 feet
198 feet by 220 feet
660 feet by 66 feet
160 square rods
208 feet 8 1/2 inch square

3.56.7

The Metric System

Measures of Length

Metric Denomination Equivalent To In Value Common Use

myriameter 10,000 meters 6.2137 miles
kilometer 1,000 meters 0.62137 mi (3280 ft., 10 in.)
hectometer 100 meters 328 feet, 1 inch
decameter 10 meters 393.7 inches
meter 1 meter 39.37 inches (3.8083 ft.)
decimeter 1/10 meter 3.937 inches
centimeter 1/100 meter .3937 inch
millimeter 1/1000 meter .03937 inch

1 vara = 84.66 centimeters
1 foot = .3048 meters
1 inch = 2.54 centimeters
1 inch = 25.4 millimeter
1 yard = .9144 meters
1 rod = 5.029 meters
1 mile = 1.6093 kilometers

Measures of Surface

Myriameter = 10,000 meters = 6.2137 miles
Kilometer = 1,000 meters = 0.62137 mile
Hectometer = 100 meters = 328 feet, 1 in.
Decameter = 10 meters = 393.7 inches
Meter = 1 meter = 39.37 inches
Decimeter = 0.1 meter = 3.937 inches
Centimeter = 0.01 meter = 0.3937 inch
Millimeter = 0.001 meter = 0.0394 inch
1 square meter = 10.764 square feet = 1.196 square yards = 1 centaire
1 square centimeter = .155 square inch
1 square millimeter = .00155 square inch
1 square yard = .836 square meter
1 square foot = .0929 square meter
1 square inch = 6.452 sq. centimeters = 645.2 square millimeters
1 square rod = 25.29 square meters
1 acre = 0.4046 hectares
1 square mile = 259 hectares
Hectare = 10,000 square meters = 2.471 acres
Acre = 100 square meters = 119.6 sq. yards
Centaire = 1 square meter = 1.550 sq. inches
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