# How do you write centimeter

## What is the correct symbol for centimeter?

centimetre | |
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Unit system | metric |

Unit of | length |

Symbol | cm |

Conversions |

## What is 1cm example?

Everyday Examples of Metric

Measurement | Example |
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1 mm | The thickness of a Canadian dime |

1 cm | Diameter of a AAA battery, or the length of a thumb-tack |

2 cm | Diameter of a Canadian penny |

2.65 cm | Diameter of a Canadian $1 coin |

## What is the symbol of inch and cm?

The international standard symbol for inch is

**in**(see ISO 31-1, Annex A) but traditionally the inch is denoted by a double prime, which is often approximated by double quotes, and the foot by a prime, which is often approximated by an apostrophe. For example; three feet, two inches can be written as 3′ 2″.## How do you write 1 cm in inches?

**How to convert centimeters to inches**

- How many inches in a centimeter. One centimeter is equal to 0.3937 inches: 1cm = 1cm / 2.54cm/in = 0.3937in.
- How many centimeters in an inch. One inch is equal to 2.54 centimeters: 1in = 2.54×1in = 2.54cm.
- How to convert 10cm to inches. Divide 10 centimeters by 2.54 to get inches:

## How many cm is Ametre?

100 centimeters

Answer: 1 meter is

**100 centimeters**.## How big is a centimeter on your finger?

Calibrating Yourself

Measure | Explanation | my personal calibration Your’s will differ. |
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finger length | fingertip to knuckle | 11 cm, 4 1/4 in |

palm | width of 4 extended fingers (palmus) (“palm” is also know as “hand”.) | 7 cm, 2 3/4 in (at middle joint) 8 cm, 3 in (at knuckles) |

hand length | hand length, heel to fingertip | 19 cm, 7.5 in |

## What does 1 cm equal in inches?

The term centimetre is abbreviated as “cm” where one centimetre is equal to the one-hundredth of a meter. In short, 1 centimetre = 0.01 meter = 10 millimeter = 0.3937 inches. The relationship between inch and cm is that

**one inch is exactly equal to 2.54 cm**in the metric system.## What is the easiest way to convert cm to inches?

All you have to do is to

**multiply your centimeters by 0.3937 and you will have your inches**. If you can remember the number 0.3937, then you will be able to convert your centimeters to inches that much quicker.## What does 1 cm look like on a ruler?

Each centimeter is labeled on the ruler (1-30). Example: You take out a ruler to measure the width of your fingernail. The ruler stops at 1 cm, meaning that

**your nail**is precisely 1 cm wide. So if you counted five lines from 9 cm, for instance, you’d get 9.5 cm (or 95 mm).## How do you convert feet into centimeters?

To convert feet to cm,

**multiply the given feet value by 30.48 cm**. For example 3 ft = 3 x 30.48, we get 91.44 cm.## Is 1 cm half an inch?

Yes. Since an inch equals about 2½ centimeters,

**a half-inch would equal**about 1¼ centimeters. … Since 1 inch equals 2.54 cm, a half-inch equals 2.54 / 2 = 1.27 cm.## What is 2 cm equal to in inches?

cm to Inches Conversion Chart

Centimeters | Inches (decimal) | Inches (fraction) |
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2 cm | 0.787402″ | 25/32″ |

3 cm | 1.1811″ | 1 3/16″ |

4 cm | 1.5748″ | 1 37/64″ |

5 cm | 1.9685″ | 1 31/32″ |

## What height is 5ft 5 in CM?

165.1 cm

5’5 =

**165.1 cm**.## What is the CM of 5 1?

154.94 cm

5’1 =

**154.94 cm**.## What is the CM of 5 feet?

Feet to centimeters conversion table

Feet (ft) | Centimeters (cm) |
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5 ft | 152.40 cm |

6 ft | 182.88 cm |

7 ft | 213.36 cm |

8 ft | 243.84 cm |

## How many cm is 5’7 feet?

170.18 cm

5’7 =

**170.18 cm**.## How many cm is 5 foot 6?

4 feet 0 inches | = 121.92 centimeters |
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5 feet 6 inches | = 167.64 centimeters |

5 feet 7 inches | = 170.18 centimeters |

5 feet 8 inches | = 172.72 centimeters |

5 feet 9 inches | = 175.26 centimeters |

## How many cm is 5’11 feet?

180.34 cm

5’11 =

**180.34 cm**.