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The price of items that are purchased in increments of feet, such as $ per foot or € per foot (or any currency) can be converted to increments of meters.
Based on international agreement, both the United States and the United Kingdom define one yard as equal to 0.9144 meters. Using on this definition, one foot is equal to .3048 meters.
How to Convert Price Per Foot to Price Per Meter
Write down or enter into a calculator the price per foot.
Divide the price per foot by .3048
The result is price per meter, in the same currency as price per foot.
- An item priced at €2 per foot is €2 * .3048 = €6.5616 per meter. - An item priced at $2 per foot is $2 * .3048 = $6.5616 per meter.
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