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Convert yards to dm, dm to yards

Convert yards to dm

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Convert dm to yards

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How to convert yards to dm : Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert yards to dm". Enter a value in the yards field and click on the "Calculate dm" button. Your answer will appear in the dm field.

How to convert dm to yards : Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert dm to yards". Enter a value in the dm field and click on the "Calculate yards" button. Your answer will appear in the yards field.

Conversion Formulas

Let's take a closer look at the conversion formulas so that you can do these conversions yourself with a calculator or with an old-fashioned pencil and paper.

The formula to convert from yards to dm is:

dm = yd x 9.144

The formula to convert from dm to yards is:

yd = dm x 0.10936133

Conversion Examples

Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting between yards (yd) and decimeters (dm).

Yards to Decimeter Conversion Example

Task: Convert 4 yards to decimeters (show work)

Formula:
yd x 9.144 = dm

Calculations:
4 yd x 9.144 = 36.576 dm

Result:
4 yd is equal to 36.576 dm

Decimeter to Yards Conversion Example

Task: Convert 75 decimeters to yards (show work)

Formula:
dm x 0.10936133 = yd

Calculations:
75 dm x 0.10936133 = 8.20209975 yd

Result:
75 dm is equal to 8.20209975 yd

Conversion Tables

For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from yards to dm, and dm to yards.

Yards to Decimeters Conversion Chart

yards (yd) decimeters (dm)
1 yd9.144 dm
2 yd18.288 dm
3 yd27.432 dm
4 yd36.576 dm
5 yd45.72 dm
6 yd54.864 dm
7 yd64.008 dm
8 yd73.152 dm
9 yd82.296 dm
10 yd91.44 dm
20 yd182.88 dm
30 yd274.32 dm
40 yd365.76 dm
50 yd457.2 dm
75 yd685.8 dm
100 yd914.4 dm
250 yd2,286 dm
500 yd4,572 dm
750 yd6,858 dm
1,000 yd9,144 dm

Decimeters to Yards Conversion Chart

decimeters (dm) yards (yd)
1 dm0.10936133 yd
5 dm0.54680665 yd
10 dm1.0936133 yd
25 dm2.73403325 yd
50 dm5.4680665 yd
75 dm8.20209975 yd
100 dm10.936133 yd
250 dm27.3403325 yd
500 dm54.680665 yd
750 dm82.0209975 yd
1,000 dm109.36133 yd
2,500 dm273.403325 yd
5,000 dm546.80665 yd
7,500 dm820.209975 yd
10,000 dm1,093.6133 yd
25,000 dm2,734.03325 yd
50,000 dm5,468.0665 yd
75,000 dm8,202.09975 yd
100,000 dm10,936.133 yd
250,000 dm27,340.3325 yd

Conversion Definitions

The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between yards and decimeters.

What is a yard (yd)?

A yard is a unit of length in both US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. The symbol for yard is yd. There are 1,760 yards in a mile.

What is a decimeter (dm)?

A decimeter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for decimeter is dm. There are 10 decimeters in a meter. The International spelling is decimetre.

How many yards in a decimeter?

There are 0.10936133 yards in a decimeter.

How many decimeters in a yard?

There are 9.144 decimeters in a yard.

Understanding the Length Units

This table provides a summary of the Length units within their respective measurement systems.

Unit Symbol Measurement System Description
inches in or " US Customary Units/Imperial System  
feet ft or ' US Customary Units/Imperial System 1 foot = 12 inches
yards yd US Customary Units/Imperial System 1 yard = 3 feet
miles mi US Customary Units/Imperial System 1 mile = 1760 yards or 5280 feet
millimeter mm Metric System 1000 mm = 1 m
centimeter cm Metric System 100 cm = 1 m, 1 cm = 10 mm
decimeter dm Metric System 10 dm = 1 m, 1 dm = 10 cm
meter m Metric System 1 m = 1000 mm, 100 cm, 10 dm
kilometer km Metric System 1 km = 1000 m