A rectangular tract of land measures 860 feet by 560 feet. Approximately how many acres is this?

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jeew-m eNotes educator| Certified Educator

The relationship between feet and acres is such that;

1acre = 43560ft^2

Area of land `= 860xx560ft^2 = 481600ft^2`

Area of land `= 481600ft^2 = 481600/43560acre = 11.056acre`

So the area of land is approximately 11 acres.