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Convert cL to L, L to cL

Convert cL to L

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Convert L to cL

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

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

L = cL x 0.01

The formula to convert from L to cL is:

cL = L x 100

Conversion Examples

Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting between centiliters (cL) and liters (L).

Centiliter to Liter Conversion Example

Task: Convert 125 centiliters to liters (show work)

Formula:
cL x 0.01 = L

Calculations:
125 cL x 0.01 = 1.25 L

Result:
125 cL is equal to 1.25 L

Liter to Centiliter Conversion Example

Task: Convert 4 liters to centiliters (show work)

Formula:
L x 100 = cL

Calculations:
4 L x 100 = 400 cL

Result:
4 L is equal to 400 cL

Conversion Tables

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

Centiliters to Liters Conversion Chart

centiliters (cL) liters (L)
1 cL 0.01 L
2 cL 0.02 L
3 cL 0.03 L
4 cL 0.04 L
5 cL 0.05 L
6 cL 0.06 L
7 cL 0.07 L
8 cL 0.08 L
9 cL 0.09 L
10 cL 0.1 L
50 cL 0.5 L
100 cL 1 L
125 cL 1.25 L
250 cL 2.5 L
500 cL 5 L
750 cL 7.5 L
1,000 cL 10 L
2,000 cL 20 L
3,000 cL 30 L

Liters to Centiliters Conversion Chart

liters (L) centiliters (cL)
0.01 L 1 cL
0.1 L 10 cL
1 L 100 cL
2 L 200 cL
3 L 300 cL
4 L 400 cL
5 L 500 cL
6 L 600 cL
7 L 700 cL
8 L 800 cL
9 L 900 cL
10 L 1,000 cL
15 L 1,500 cL
20 L 2,000 cL
25 L 2,500 cL
30 L 3,000 cL
35 L 3,500 cL
40 L 4,000 cL
50 L 5,000 cL

Conversion Definitions

The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between centiliters and liters.

What is a centiliter (cL)?

A centiliter is a unit of volume in the Metric System. The symbol for centiliter is cL. There are 100 centiliters in a liter. The International spelling is centilitre.

What is a liter (L)?

A liter is a unit of volume in the Metric System. The symbol for liter is L. There are 1,000 milliliters in a liter and 1,000 liters in a kiloliter. The International spelling is litre.

How many centiliters in a liter?

There are 100 centiliters in a liter.

How many liters in a centiliter?

There are 0.01 liters in a centiliter.

Understanding the Volume Units

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

Unit Symbol Measurement System Description
milliliters mL Metric System 1000 mL = 1 L
centiliters cL Metric System 100 cL = 1 L, 1 cL = 10 mL
deciliters dL Metric System 10 dL = 1 L, 1 dL = 10 cL
liters L Metric System 1 L = 1000 mL, 100 cL, 10 dL
hectoliters hL Metric System 1 hL = 100 L
kiloliters kL Metric System 1 kL = 1000 L