How Many Acres? Questions and Answers
1.
How many acres are in a mile?

A.
320 acres

B.
640 acres

C.
1280 acres

D.
2560 acres
Correct Answer
B. 640 acresExplanation
A mile is a linear measure, while an acre is a measure of area. To convert square miles to acres, we use the fact that 1 square mile equals 640 acres. This is derived from the fact that there are 5,280 feet in a mile, and an acre is 43,560 square feet. Therefore:
1 square mile = (5,280 feet x 5,280 feet) = 27,878,400 square feet.
To convert square feet to acres: 27,878,400 square feet / 43,560 square feet per acre = 640 acres.Rate this question:

2.
How many acres are in a hectare?

A.
2.471 acres

B.
4.047 acres

C.
10.000 acres

D.
15.000 acres
Correct Answer
A. 2.471 acresExplanation
A hectare is a metric unit of area defined as 10,000 square meters. To convert hectares to acres, we use the conversion factor: 1 hectare = 2.47105 acres. This conversion is based on the fact that an acre is 4,046.86 square meters. Therefore:
1 hectare = 10,000 square meters.
To convert square meters to acres: 10,000 square meters / 4,046.86 square meters per acre = 2.47105 acres.Rate this question:

3.
How many acres are in 2 square miles?

A.
1,280 acres

B.
640 acres

C.
2,560 acres

D.
3,200 acres
Correct Answer
A. 1,280 acresExplanation
1 square mile equals 640 acres, now we can find the number of acres in 2 square miles by simple multiplication. The area of 2 square miles is twice the area of 1 square mile. Thus:
2 square miles = 2 x 640 acres = 1,280 acres
Therefore, 2 square miles is equal to 1,280 acres.Rate this question:

4.
How many acres are in 5 hectares?

A.
10 acres

B.
12.355 acres

C.
24.705 acres

D.
50 acres
Correct Answer
C. 24.705 acresExplanation
1 hectare is approximately 2.47105 acres. To convert 5 hectares to acres, we multiply the number of hectares by the conversion factor:
5 hectares x 2.47105 acres per hectare ≈ 12.35525 acres
Thus, 5 hectares is approximately 12.355 acres.Rate this question:

5.
How many acres are in 3 square kilometers?

A.
741 acres

B.
740.74 acres

C.
741.317 acres

D.
743 acres
Correct Answer
B. 740.74 acresExplanation
To convert square kilometers to acres, we need to use the conversion factor between these two units. One square kilometer is equivalent to 247.105 acres. Therefore, to find the number of acres in 3 square kilometers, we multiply:
3 square kilometers x 247.105 acres per square kilometer = 741.315 acres
Thus, 3 square kilometers is approximately 741.315 acres.Rate this question:

6.
How many acres are in 200,000 square feet?

A.
2 acres

B.
3.5 acres

C.
4.59 acres

D.
5 acres
Correct Answer
C. 4.59 acresExplanation
To convert square feet to acres, we use the conversion factor that 1 acre is equal to 43,560 square feet. Thus, to find out how many acres are in 200,000 square feet, we divide the number of square feet by the number of square feet per acre:
200,000 square feet / 43,560 square feet per acre ≈ 4.59 acres
Therefore, 200,000 square feet is approximately 4.59 acres.Rate this question:

7.
How many acres are in 1.5 hectares?

A.
3.706 acres

B.
3.5 acres

C.
2.5 acres

D.
1 acre
Correct Answer
A. 3.706 acresExplanation
1 hectare is approximately 2.47105 acres. To find the number of acres in 1.5 hectares, we multiply the number of hectares by the conversion factor:
1.5 hectares x 2.47105 acres per hectare ≈ 3.706575 acres
Thus, 1.5 hectares is approximately 3.706 acres.Rate this question:

8.
How many acres are in 4 square miles?

A.
2,560 acres

B.
2,000 acres

C.
2,200 acres

D.
3,000 acres
Correct Answer
A. 2,560 acresExplanation
1 square mile equals 640 acres, to find the number of acres in 4 square miles, we simply multiply the number of square miles by the conversion factor:
4 square miles x 640 acres per square mile = 2,560 acres
Therefore, 4 square miles is equal to 2,560 acres.Rate this question:

9.
How many acres are in 10,000 square meters?

A.
2.471 acres

B.
3 acres

C.
2 acres

D.
1 acre
Correct Answer
A. 2.471 acresExplanation
To convert square meters to acres, we use the conversion factor that 1 acre is equal to 4,046.86 square meters. Thus, to find out how many acres are in 10,000 square meters, we divide the number of square meters by the number of square meters per acre:
10,000 square meters / 4,046.86 square meters per acre ≈ 2.471 acres
Therefore, 10,000 square meters is approximately 2.471 acres.Rate this question:

10.
How many acres are in 0.5 hectares?

A.
0.471 acres

B.
1.235 acres

C.
1.235525 acres

D.
2.235 acres
Correct Answer
B. 1.235 acresExplanation
1 hectare is approximately 2.47105 acres. To find the number of acres in 0.5 hectares, we multiply the number of hectares by the conversion factor:
0.5 hectares x 2.47105 acres per hectare ≈ 1.235525 acres
Thus, 0.5 hectares is approximately 1.235 acres.Rate this question:

11.
How many acres are in 8 square kilometers?

A.
1,970.84 acres

B.
1,500 acres

C.
2,000 acres

D.
1,800 acres
Correct Answer
A. 1,970.84 acresExplanation
To convert square kilometers to acres, we use the conversion factor that 1 square kilometer is equivalent to 247.105 acres. Therefore, to find the number of acres in 8 square kilometers, we multiply:
8 square kilometers x 247.105 acres per square kilometer = 1,970.84 acres
Thus, 8 square kilometers is approximately 1,970.84 acres.Rate this question:

12.
How many acres are in 300,000 square feet?

A.
6.88 acres

B.
6.5 acres

C.
7 acres

D.
6.89 acres
Correct Answer
A. 6.88 acresExplanation
To convert square feet to acres, we use the conversion factor that 1 acre is equal to 43,560 square feet. Thus, to find out how many acres are in 300,000 square feet, we divide the number of square feet by the number of square feet per acre:
300,000 square feet / 43,560 square feet per acre ≈ 6.88 acres
Therefore, 300,000 square feet is approximately 6.88 acres.Rate this question:

13.
How many acres are in 20 hectares?

A.
49.421 acres

B.
40 acres

C.
39.421 acres

D.
50 acres
Correct Answer
A. 49.421 acresExplanation
1 hectare is approximately 2.47105 acres. To find the number of acres in 20 hectares, we multiply the number of hectares by the conversion factor:
20 hectares x 2.47105 acres per hectare ≈ 49.421 acres
Thus, 20 hectares is approximately 49.421 acres.Rate this question:

14.
How many acres are in 1.25 square miles?

A.
800 acres

B.
700 acres

C.
780 acres

D.
900 acres
Correct Answer
A. 800 acresExplanation
1 square mile equals 640 acres, to find the number of acres in 1.25 square miles, we multiply the number of square miles by the conversion factor:
1.25 square miles x 640 acres per square mile = 800 acres
Therefore, 1.25 square miles is equal to 800 acres.Rate this question:

15.
How many acres are in 50,000 square meters?

A.
12.355 acres

B.
13 acres

C.
14 acres

D.
11.355 acres
Correct Answer
A. 12.355 acresExplanation
To convert square meters to acres, we use the conversion factor that 1 acre is equal to 4,046.86 square meters. Thus, to find out how many acres are in 50,000 square meters, we divide the number of square meters by the number of square meters per acre:
50,000 square meters / 4,046.86 square meters per acre ≈ 12.355 acres
Therefore, 50,000 square meters is approximately 12.355 acres.Rate this question:

16.
How many acres are in 0.8 hectares?

A.
1.977 acres

B.
1.5 acres

C.
2.5 acres

D.
1 acre
Correct Answer
A. 1.977 acresExplanation
1 hectare is approximately 2.47105 acres. To find the number of acres in 0.8 hectares, we multiply the number of hectares by the conversion factor:
0.8 hectares x 2.47105 acres per hectare ≈ 1.97684 acres
Thus, 0.8 hectares is approximately 1.977 acres.Rate this question:

17.
How many acres are in 6 square miles?

A.
3,840 acres

B.
3,200 acres

C.
4,000 acres

D.
3,500 acres
Correct Answer
A. 3,840 acresExplanation
1 square mile equals 640 acres, to find the number of acres in 6 square miles, we multiply the number of square miles by the conversion factor:
6 square miles x 640 acres per square mile = 3,840 acres
Therefore, 6 square miles is equal to 3,840 acres.Rate this question:

18.
How many acres are in 15,000 square meters?

A.
3.706 acres

B.
4 acres

C.
3.5 acres

D.
3.7 acres
Correct Answer
A. 3.706 acresExplanation
To convert square meters to acres, we use the conversion factor that 1 acre is equal to 4,046.86 square meters. Thus, to find out how many acres are in 15,000 square meters, we divide the number of square meters by the number of square meters per acre:
15,000 square meters / 4,046.86 square meters per acre ≈ 3.706 acres
Therefore, 15,000 square meters is approximately 3.706 acres.Rate this question:

19.
How many acres are in 0.25 hectares?

A.
0.617 acres

B.
0.61776 acres

C.
0.5 acres

D.
0.7 acres
Correct Answer
B. 0.61776 acresExplanation
1 hectare is approximately 2.47105 acres. To find the number of acres in 0.25 hectares, we multiply the number of hectares by the conversion factor:
0.25 hectares x 2.47105 acres per hectare ≈ 0.61776 acres
Thus, 0.25 hectares is approximately 0.61776 acres.Rate this question:

20.
How many acres are in 7 square kilometers?

A.
1,729.735 acres

B.
1,700 acres

C.
1,800 acres

D.
1,750 acres
Correct Answer
A. 1,729.735 acresExplanation
To convert square kilometers to acres, we use the conversion factor that 1 square kilometer is equivalent to 247.105 acres. Therefore, to find the number of acres in 7 square kilometers, we multiply:
7 square kilometers x 247.105 acres per square kilometer ≈ 1,729.735 acres
Thus, 7 square kilometers is approximately 1,729.735 acres.Rate this question:
