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can anyone work out this area

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Anteater Fri 22-Aug-08 16:01:18

In acres!!
107 x 74 x 106 yards
please

ChippyMinton Fri 22-Aug-08 16:04:28

No. Acres is an area, you have three dimensions which would make it a cuboid.

ChippyMinton Fri 22-Aug-08 16:04:55

Give me some more details

SqueakyPop Fri 22-Aug-08 16:07:19

It's blowing my mind trying to think what the volumetric equivalent of an acre is - acre-foot?

SqueakyPop Fri 22-Aug-08 16:08:59

An acre is 4840 square yards btw.

Anteater Fri 22-Aug-08 16:50:31

sorry
these three figures are the sides of a triangle..
any easier?

RustyBear Fri 22-Aug-08 16:55:09

Does three-quarters of an acre sound about right?

RustyBear Fri 22-Aug-08 16:57:49

That's based on the fact that it's almost an isosceles triangle (2 equal sides), so I used this to calculate the area in square yards - it came to 3 675.31263976 square yards which google calculator says = 0.759362116 acres

Anteater Fri 22-Aug-08 17:11:53

yes it looks about right
thank you Rusty!!

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