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What 1 cm looks like?
A fingernail is about one centimeter wide. We can use millimeters or centimeters to measure how tall we are, or how wide a table is, but to measure the length of a football field it is better to use meters. A meter is equal to 100 centimeters.
Is 1 cm equal to 1 2 inch?
1 centimeter is equal to 0.3937 inches, or 1 inch is equal to 2.54 centimeters. In other words, 1 centimeter is less than half as big as an inch, so you need about two-and-a-half centimeters to make one inch.
Is 1 cm equal to 1 4 inch?
In short, 1 centimetre = 0.01 meter = 10 millimeter = 0.3937 inches.
What does 1 cm equal to in inches?
Is a centimeter 1 4 of an inch?
How big is 1 cm on a ruler?
Each line represents 1 millimeter, which is equal to 1/10 or 0.1 cm (so 10 mm make up 1 cm). There will always be 10 lines from one centimeter to the next centimeter. In total, there are three different lengths of lines on a metric ruler. The longest line represents the biggest unit on the ruler: 1 cm.