1 Inch (in) to Centimeter (cm)

Length Converter


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Length is a fundamental physical quantity that measures the distance between two points. It is commonly used to describe the size, dimension, or extent of objects or distances between locations.

Below is a table showcasing various units of length and their common conversions:

Unit Name Unit Symbol Conversion to Meters
Meter m 1 meter
Kilometer km 1 kilometer = 1,000 meters
Centimeter cm 1 centimeter = 0.01 meters
Millimeter mm 1 millimeter = 0.001 meters
Inch in 1 inch = 0.0254 meters
Foot ft 1 foot = 0.3048 meters
Yard yd 1 yard = 0.9144 meters
Mile mi 1 mile = 1,609.34 meters

An imperial unit of measurement equal to 2.54 cm. It's said the origin of an inch is the width of a human thumb


The prefix "centi" is one hundredth and "meter" is the SI unit of Length


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