How to Teach Converting Millimeters to Centimeters?

Answer Both millimeter and centimeter are metric units used to measure length. "Milli-" is prefix that means one thousandth. One millimeter, therefore, is one thousandth of a meter. Similarly, "centi-" is... Read More »

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How many millimeters is 60 centimeters?

Millimeters (mm) and centimeters (cm) measure length in the metric system. One cm equals 10 mm, which means 60 cm equals 600 millimeters. A meter contains 100 cm, so it would take 1,000 mm to equal... Read More »

How many centimeters&millimeters are in 1 meter?

There are 10 millimeters to one centimeter, 100 centimeters to one meter and 1,000 millimeters to one meter. In Latin, "mille" translates to thousand and "centi" translates to hundred, which gives ... Read More »

How to Convert Centimeters to Millimeters?

A centimeter is a unit that measures distance, or length. A centimeter is 1/100th of a meter and is abbreviated "cm." A millimeter measures 1/1000th of a meter. The abbreviation for millimeter is "... 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 »