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# What is the width of the penalty area on a football pitch?

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### How many square meters is a football penalty area?

Goal width = 16.5 m Distance from goalpost to each edge = 16.5 m Width of penalty area = 3 * 16.5 = 49.5 m Depth of penalty area = 16.5 m Area of penalty area = 49.5 * 16.5 = 816.75 m2

### What is the equation area equals length multiplied by width used for?

The answer is in the question "area = length multiplied by width" the equation tells you what the surface area of something (eg a football pitch) is.

### What is the length and width of a football pitch in metres?

The largest size of a full football pitch is 90m wide by 120m long. Multiply these two dimensions if you want the area (10,800 m&sup2;) :] :p By Husna

### What is the total width in yards of the penalty area of a regulation field for soccer 09?

44 yards is the total width.

### What is the distance from the penalty spot to the goal on a football pitch?

According to FIFA "Within each penalty area, a penalty mark is made 11 m (12 yds) from the midpoint between the goalposts and equidistant to them. "

### If someone kicks you in football is it a penalty in the box?

It is a direct free kick, or a penalty kick if a defender kicks an attacker in the defender's penalty area.

### What is the significance of the penalty area?

The penalty area is an 18 yard deep and 44 yard wide rectangle centered in front of the goal at either end of an Association Football pitch. This is the only area in which a defending goalkeeper may handle the ball. If a defending player commits a direct free kick offense within this area, the attacking team is awarded a penalty kick instead of a direct free kick. There is a smaller area, 6 yards deep and 20 yards wide, called the goal area, inside of the penalty area.

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### What is the square root of a football field?

(a football field)0.5 A football field is not a number or a quantity and so cannot have a square root. The length of a football field can have a square root, its width can, its area can, but it cannot.(a football field)0.5 A football field is not a number or a quantity and so cannot have a square root. The length of a football field can have a square root, its width can, its area can, but it cannot.(a football field)0.5 A football field is not a number or a quantity and so cannot have a square root. The length of a football field can have a square root, its width can, its area can, but it cannot.(a football field)0.5 A football field is not a number or a quantity and so cannot have a square root. The length of a football field can have a square root, its width can, its area can, but it cannot.

### Is it good if a football goes into the penalty area?

NO because then its the others team kick. however some soccer teams go in the penalty area on purpose to complete there plan.

### Are there 2 rectangles on a football pitch?

There are several rectangles on a football pitch; the whole pitch itself, the two halves, the two penalty areas, and the two goal areas. If you include the immediate surroundings of the field of play, the areas inside the goal, the goal opening, the shape of most goal frames, the imaginary planes extending upward from the touch lines, goal lines, goal area lines, penalty area lines, and the halfway line, the technical area, the scoreboard, the fourth official's number board or flag, the assistant referees' flags, the corner flags, the optional halfway flags, the referee's penalty cards and scorecard, and probably much more could be included.