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Are there more:

...square inches in a piece of carpet 15 yards by 5 yards

or

...feet in a 20 mile walk?

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Answer: Feet in a 20 mile walk.

There are 12 inches in a foot, and 1,760 yards in a mile.

There are 105,600 feet in a 20 mile walk but only 97,200 square inches in a piece of carpet 15 yards by 5 yards.

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