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Convert inches to cm, cm to inches

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Convert inches to cm

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Convert cm to inches

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Conversion Formulas

The formula to convert from inches to cm is:

cm = in x 2.54

The formula to convert from cm to inches is:

in = cm x 0.393700787

Conversion Examples

Inches to Centimeter Conversion Example

Task: Convert 24 inches to centimeters (show work)

Formula:
in x 2.54 = cm

Calculations:
24 in x 2.54 = 60.96 cm

Result:
24 inches is equal to 60.96 cm

Centimeter to Inches Conversion Example

Task: Convert 72 centimeters to inches (show work)

Formula:
cm x 0.393700787 = in

Calculations:
72 cm x 0.393700787 = 28.346456664 in

Result:
72 cm is equal to 28.346456664 inches

Conversion Tables

Inches to Centimeters Conversion Chart

inches (in) centimeters (cm)
1 inches2.54 cm
2 inches5.08 cm
3 inches7.62 cm
4 inches10.16 cm
5 inches12.7 cm
6 inches15.24 cm
7 inches17.78 cm
8 inches20.32 cm
9 inches22.86 cm
10 inches25.4 cm
20 inches50.8 cm
30 inches76.2 cm
40 inches101.6 cm
50 inches127 cm
75 inches190.5 cm
100 inches254 cm
250 inches635 cm
500 inches1,270 cm
750 inches1,905 cm
1,000 inches2,540 cm
2,500 inches6,350 cm
5,000 inches12,700 cm
7,500 inches19,050 cm
10,000 inches25,400 cm
25,000 inches63,500 cm
50,000 inches127,000 cm
75,000 inches190,500 cm
100,000 inches254,000 cm
250,000 inches635,000 cm

Centimeters to Inches Conversion Chart

centimeters (cm) inches (in)
1 cm0.393700787 inches
2 cm0.787401574 inches
3 cm1.181102361 inches
4 cm1.574803148 inches
5 cm1.968503935 inches
6 cm2.362204722 inches
7 cm2.755905509 inches
8 cm3.149606296 inches
9 cm3.543307083 inches
10 cm3.93700787 inches
20 cm7.87401574 inches
30 cm11.81102361 inches
40 cm15.74803148 inches
50 cm19.68503935 inches
75 cm29.527559025 inches
100 cm39.3700787 inches
250 cm98.42519675 inches
500 cm196.8503935 inches
750 cm295.27559025 inches
1,000 cm393.700787 inches
2,500 cm984.2519675 inches
5,000 cm1,968.503935 inches
7,500 cm2,952.7559025 inches
10,000 cm3,937.00787 inches
25,000 cm9,842.519675 inches
50,000 cm19,685.03935 inches
75,000 cm29,527.559025 inches
100,000 cm39,370.0787 inches
250,000 cm98,425.19675 inches

Conversion Definitions

What is an inch (in)?

An inch is a unit of length in both US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. The symbol for inch is in or ". There are 12 inches in a foot or 36 inches in a yard.

What is a centimeter (cm)?

A centimeter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for centimeter is cm. There are 100 centimeters in a meter. The International spelling is centimetre.

How many inches in a centimeter?

There are 0.393700787 inches in a centimeter.

How many centimeters in an inch?

There are 2.54 centimeters in an inch.


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