How to Change Centimeters to Meters?

Answer The metric system is a centuries-old decimal system of weights and measures. To understand the metric system, knowing the value of the prefixes used is important. For example, deci- refers to one-t... Read More »

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How to: Centimeters to Cubic Meters?

Centimeters and meters measure distance in the metric system. Cubic meters, however, measure volume. Volume represents the three-dimensional space an object takes up. Therefore, you need to have th... Read More »

How to Calculate Meters, Centimeters and Decimeters?

Meters, centimeters and decimeters are three units of distance in the metric system. The meter is the base unit and the prefixes "centi-" and "deci-" represent the units relation to the meter. "Cen... Read More »

How to Measure in Millimeters, Centimeters & Meters?

Most Americans are accustomed to measuring using inches and feet. Nearly the rest of the world, however, measures using the metric system in which people measure use millimeters, centimeters (inste... Read More »

How to Convert Meters to Feet & Centimeters?

The International System of Units (SI) specifies a meter as the standard unit of length. Other units---for instance, feet or yards---are widely used for length measurement in the U.S., but rarely e... Read More »