# Meters To Centimeters Calculator

To interconvert **basic** units of length like meters and centimeters, this **meters-to-centimeters calculator** is the best online tool. This calculator will **help** you in converting a length given in meters to centimeters with a **single** glimpse. It is designed particularly for those students who are unable to **remember** the relationship between these units.

As both units belong to the **SI** system of units, that’s why it is **common** to get questions related to their conversion. If you are unable to remember the relationship between **meters** to centimeters, you should use this maths calculator. It will perform this conversion with a pre-programmed **algorithm** to avoid mistakes. Let us tell you **more** about this conversion.

**Table of Contents**

## What are meters?

It is the **SI** unit of length that is used to measure the size of **any** object. Meters are normally **used** to measure the length of a side of a **box**, room, and other objects of this type. As this unit belongs to the **SI** system of units, it is used **widely** all over the world.

A meter is a base unit that **derives** multiple units of length including kilometers, **centimeters**, and others. To check if a measurement is given in **meters**, you need to check the symbol written with the measurement. Yes, the symbol “**m**” is written with the measurement to **show** it in meters.

### What are centimeters?

A centimeter is a smaller unit of meter that is defined as, “It is the **100th** part of a meter”. As “**Centi**” means “**hundred**”, that’s why it is called centimeter. Centimeters are normally used to measure the lengths of **small** figures or objects like **figures** drawn on a page.

Like other units, it also has a particular **symbol **used to **show** a measurement in centimeters. If you see “**cm**” written beside a measurement, it means that its **concerned** unit is centimeters. As this unit is based on the meter, so, we can interconvert these units by following a relationship written **below**.

## How to convert meters to Centimeters?

To **convert** a measurement from meters to centimeters, we have to **remember** the following relationship between these units.

1 meter = 100 centimeters

We can also rewrite it as,

1 centimeter = 0.01 meters

For your ease, we have also solved an example here.

**Example 1:**

Convert 23.45 meters to centimeters.

**Solution:**

As we know,

1 meter = 100 centimeters

23.45 m = 23.45 x 100 cm

So,

= 2345 cm

## Meters to Centimeters conversion table

Meters |
Centimeters |

0.1 | 10 |

0.2 | 20 |

0.5 | 50 |

1 | 100 |

2 | 200 |

5 | 500 |

10 | 1000 |

20 | 2000 |

50 | 5000 |

### How to use meters to centimeters calculator?

To make this conversion simple and accurate, you can use this tool by Calculator’s Bag. Here are the steps that you can follow to use this calculator.

- Insert the measurement given in meters
- This calculator will automatically convert the measurement to centimeters

### FAQ | Meters To Centimeters Calculator

**What size is 1 m in cm?**

1 meter will be equal to 100 centimeters.

**What is the relationship between centimeters and meters?**

A centimeter is the 100th part of a meter or we can also describe the relationship as, “100 centimeters will combine to make 1-meter.

**How do you explain meters and centimeters?**

Meters and centimeters are length-measuring units used to measure the size of different lengths.

**What are meters centimeters called? **

All units based on meters belong to the Metric system including meters and centimeters.

**What are 42.73 meters to centimeters? **

42.73 meters will be equal to 4273 centimeters.