What is a linear yard?

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A linear yard is a unit of measurement used in measuring a line. It is the basic yard used for distance but is however not a measurement of length. A linear yard is a yard with just one dimension, other types of yards are cubic yards and square yards.
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A yard is a yard. A yard is a measure of length. There is only one dimension. "Linear" is an unnecessary adjective to indicate you are measuring a one-dimensional line,
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1. Measure the object or line that you want to know the linear yardage of using your tape measure. Measure the object for inches first. For example, lets say the measurement is 48
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A linear yard is the same as a regular yard. It's 3 feet, or 36 inches.
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I know you love geometry, so here goes. A linear pair is two angles that are adjacent and add up to 180 degrees. This happens when two lines decide to intersect. Ah, sweet love.
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A linear yard of fabric is 36' wide. It is also 61' long. This equals about 3 feet wide, by a little over 5 feet long. This is quite a bit of fabric, depending on what you are wanting to do.
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