# Thread: converting degrees to feet

1. ## converting degrees to feet

What is the formula to convert the length of an arc in degrees to feet? The arc length is 126.5 degrees.

2. ## Re: converting degrees to feet

Originally Posted by cfgardengirl
What is the formula to convert the length of an arc in degrees to feet? The arc length is 126.5 degrees.
$S = r\cdot \theta$

3. ## Re: converting degrees to feet

What is the formula to convert the length of an arc in degrees to feet? The arc length is 126.5 degrees.
Divide the degrees by 180 degrees, then multiply by pi and the radius:

Use L = r*(angle) if the angle is in radians.

4. ## Re: converting degrees to feet

Thank you for the help!

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