# Convert 1000 cm to meters

## Question: How do you convert 1000 cm to meters?

There are 100 cm in 1 meter.

## Answer: To convert the 1000 centimeters (cm) into meters (m), we divide 1000 centimeters by 100 i.e., 1000 cm = 10 m.

Let's convert 1000 cm to meters.

## Explanation:

The base unit to calculate the length in the SI system is 1 meter. It is denoted as m.

Mathematically, 'centi ' means 1/100 of a unit.

1 centimeter = 1/100 of a meter

So, 1cm = 1/100 m

⇒ 1000 cm = 1000 × (1/100)m = 10m

Hence, 1000 cm is equivalent to 10 meters.

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