caluclate cu yards for me

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caluclate cu yards for me

Postby lolly » Mon Aug 11, 2008 9:24 pm

Can someone please help me and calculate how many cu yards in an area
220 ft x 30 ft x 5 ft deep?

Thanks for your help

Postby Dirtman » Tue Aug 12, 2008 8:57 am

This a a rectangular prism. Calculating the cubic yards for this solid is simple, once you know how.

length * width * depth / 27 = cubic yards so;
(220 * 30 * 5) / 27 = cubic yards
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