**Let’s talk about converting meters to cm, how many centimeters are in a meter conversion?**

## 1 m is equal to 100 cm.

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## How many cm are there in a meter?

We usually use different units for length in different countries. There are several internationally agreed systems of measurements. For example, the metric system, Imperial units (also known as British Imperial), and the Chinese system of weights and measures. Each and every system of unit and conversion is common in various countries and regions. And it is possible for some words to have different spellings, like, meter is American English, while metre is British English, both are correct and widely used through.

Unit System | Units Examples |

The metric system | millimeters (mm), centimeter (cm), decimeter (dm), meter (m), dekameter (dam), hectometer (hm), and so on. |

Imperial units | inch (″), foot (ft), yard (yd), mile, nautical mile (nm), fathom, furlong, Thousandth of an inch… |

The Chinese system | li, zhang, chi, cun, fen… |

But how many centimeters are in one inch? As we know, there are 100 cm in a meter. Let’s convert *1 m is equal to how many cm* with formulas.

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So,
. 1 m = 100 centimeters
. or 1 m = 100 cm
```**1 ✖️ 1 m = 100 cm ✖️** 1** = 100 cm **
**(PS: cm = centimeter(plural: ****centimeters**), m = meter (plural: m**eter**s))
**1 m = 100 centimeters**

## How Many Centimeters in 1 Meter Conversion – Video

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