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Centimeters to Decimeters Converter

Please enter the centimeters (cm) value to convert centimeters to decimeters.

1 cm = 0.1 dm

Decimeters to Centimeters Converter

How Many Decimeters in a Centimeter?

1 centimeter is equal to 0.01 meters.
1 decimeter is equal to 0.1 meters.
There are 0.1 decimeters in a centimeter.


Conversion Factors for Decimeters and Centimeters

Unit Symbol Factor
Centimeters cm 1 × 10 -2 meter
Decimeters dm 1 × 10 -1 meter

Centimeter length unit is equal to 0.1 decimeters.


How to Calculate Centimeters to Decimeters (cm to dm)

We calculate the base unit equivalent of centimeters and decimeters with the factor of meter.

1 cm = 1 × 10-2 m
1 dm = 1 × 10-1 m
1 dm = 0.1 m

1 m = (1/0.1) dm
1 m = 10 dm

1 cm = 1 × 10-2 × 10 dm
1 cm = 0.1 dm

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Centimeters to Decimeters Conversion Table

Centimeters Decimeters
1 cm0.1 dm
10 cm1 dm
20 cm2 dm
30 cm3 dm
40 cm4 dm
50 cm5 dm
60 cm6 dm
70 cm7 dm
80 cm8 dm
90 cm9 dm
100 cm10 dm
110 cm11 dm
120 cm12 dm
130 cm13 dm
140 cm14 dm
150 cm15 dm
160 cm16 dm
170 cm17 dm
180 cm18 dm
190 cm19 dm
200 cm20 dm

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