How to convert Centimeter to MeterA centimetre or centimeter is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to one hundredth of a metre, centi being the SI prefix for a factor of 1/100. The centimetre was the base unit of length in the now deprecated centimetre-gram-second (CGS) system of units.
The metre or meter is the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). The SI unit symbol is m. The metre is defined as the length of the path travelled by light in a vacuum in 1/299,792,458 of a second.
Use the following method to convert a centimeter into a meter unit:
One centimeter equals to 1/100 meter.
10 cm = 10 * ( 1 / 100 = 0.01 ) m = 0.1 m