# Chapter 9 - Section 9.4 - Linear Measurement - Exercise Set - Page 649: 17

13 yd 1 ft

#### Work Step by Step

There are 3 ft per yard. Divide 40 by 3 to find how many yards. The remainder can be expressed as feet. $\ \ \ \ \ 13\ yd$ $3\big)\overline{\ 40}$ $\ \ \ \ \ \underline3$ $\ \ \ \ \ \ 10$ $\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \,\underline9$ $\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ 1\ ft$

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