# 84 inches in feet

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## How to convert 84 inches in feet?

### Know Your Task

Our task is simple. We have a length of 84 inches. We want to convert it to feet. This is a common conversion in many fields. The inch is a unit of length. Let's start!

### The Conversion Factor

The conversion factor is crucial. For inches to feet, we know 1-foot equals 12 inches. It's a conversion formula for our task.

### Set Up the Math

We set up the math next. To convert inches to feet, we divide. So, we divide our 84 inches by the conversion factor, 12.

## The Story of Conversion Factors

Next, we delve into the story of conversion factors. How did we decide 1-foot equals 12 inches? We'll take a journey through history to find out.

### Comparing Measurement Systems

We'll look at how inches and feet fit into larger systems of measurement. It's a tale of two systems – the United States customary units and the British imperial system.

### Visualizing 7 Feet

How long is 7 feet, really? In this part, we'll provide common objects and scenarios to help you visualize the length.