Conversion centimetre (cm) to decimetre (dm)
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Conversion centimetre to decimetre

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Conversion formula of cm to dm

The following information will give you different methods and formula(s) to convert cm in dm

Formulas in words

By multiplication

Number of centimetre multiply(x) by 0.1, equal(=): Number of decimetre

By division

Number of centimetre divided(/) by 10, equal(=): Number of decimetre

Calculation Example of centimetre in decimetre

By multiplication

9 cm(s) * 0.1 = 0.9 dm(s)

By division

9 cm(s) / 10 = 0.9 dm(s)

Rounded conversion

Note that the results given in the boxes on the form are rounded to the ten thousandth unit nearby, so 4 decimals, or 4 decimal places.

Linear unit of measurement

We use this length unit in different situations such as distance calculation, length, width, height and more.

Other units in centimetre

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Metric system

The unit centimetre is part of the international metric system which advocates the use of decimals in the calculation of unit fractions.

Table or conversion table cm to dm

You will find the first 100 centimetres converted to decimetres

In () you have the number of decimetres rounded to the closest unit.

centimetre(s) decimetre(s)
1 cm(s)0.1 dm(s) (0)
2 cm(s)0.2 dm(s) (0)
3 cm(s)0.3 dm(s) (0)
4 cm(s)0.4 dm(s) (0)
5 cm(s)0.5 dm(s) (1)
6 cm(s)0.6 dm(s) (1)
7 cm(s)0.7 dm(s) (1)
8 cm(s)0.8 dm(s) (1)
9 cm(s)0.9 dm(s) (1)
10 cm(s)1 dm(s) (1)
11 cm(s)1.1 dm(s) (1)
12 cm(s)1.2 dm(s) (1)
13 cm(s)1.3 dm(s) (1)
14 cm(s)1.4 dm(s) (1)
15 cm(s)1.5 dm(s) (2)
16 cm(s)1.6 dm(s) (2)
17 cm(s)1.7 dm(s) (2)
18 cm(s)1.8 dm(s) (2)
19 cm(s)1.9 dm(s) (2)
20 cm(s)2 dm(s) (2)
21 cm(s)2.1 dm(s) (2)
22 cm(s)2.2 dm(s) (2)
23 cm(s)2.3 dm(s) (2)
24 cm(s)2.4 dm(s) (2)
25 cm(s)2.5 dm(s) (3)
26 cm(s)2.6 dm(s) (3)
27 cm(s)2.7 dm(s) (3)
28 cm(s)2.8 dm(s) (3)
29 cm(s)2.9 dm(s) (3)
30 cm(s)3 dm(s) (3)
31 cm(s)3.1 dm(s) (3)
32 cm(s)3.2 dm(s) (3)
33 cm(s)3.3 dm(s) (3)
34 cm(s)3.4 dm(s) (3)
35 cm(s)3.5 dm(s) (4)
36 cm(s)3.6 dm(s) (4)
37 cm(s)3.7 dm(s) (4)
38 cm(s)3.8 dm(s) (4)
39 cm(s)3.9 dm(s) (4)
40 cm(s)4 dm(s) (4)
41 cm(s)4.1 dm(s) (4)
42 cm(s)4.2 dm(s) (4)
43 cm(s)4.3 dm(s) (4)
44 cm(s)4.4 dm(s) (4)
45 cm(s)4.5 dm(s) (5)
46 cm(s)4.6 dm(s) (5)
47 cm(s)4.7 dm(s) (5)
48 cm(s)4.8 dm(s) (5)
49 cm(s)4.9 dm(s) (5)
50 cm(s)5 dm(s) (5)
51 cm(s)5.1 dm(s) (5)
52 cm(s)5.2 dm(s) (5)
53 cm(s)5.3 dm(s) (5)
54 cm(s)5.4 dm(s) (5)
55 cm(s)5.5 dm(s) (6)
56 cm(s)5.6 dm(s) (6)
57 cm(s)5.7 dm(s) (6)
58 cm(s)5.8 dm(s) (6)
59 cm(s)5.9 dm(s) (6)
60 cm(s)6 dm(s) (6)
61 cm(s)6.1 dm(s) (6)
62 cm(s)6.2 dm(s) (6)
63 cm(s)6.3 dm(s) (6)
64 cm(s)6.4 dm(s) (6)
65 cm(s)6.5 dm(s) (7)
66 cm(s)6.6 dm(s) (7)
67 cm(s)6.7 dm(s) (7)
68 cm(s)6.8 dm(s) (7)
69 cm(s)6.9 dm(s) (7)
70 cm(s)7 dm(s) (7)
71 cm(s)7.1 dm(s) (7)
72 cm(s)7.2 dm(s) (7)
73 cm(s)7.3 dm(s) (7)
74 cm(s)7.4 dm(s) (7)
75 cm(s)7.5 dm(s) (8)
76 cm(s)7.6 dm(s) (8)
77 cm(s)7.7 dm(s) (8)
78 cm(s)7.8 dm(s) (8)
79 cm(s)7.9 dm(s) (8)
80 cm(s)8 dm(s) (8)
81 cm(s)8.1 dm(s) (8)
82 cm(s)8.2 dm(s) (8)
83 cm(s)8.3 dm(s) (8)
84 cm(s)8.4 dm(s) (8)
85 cm(s)8.5 dm(s) (9)
86 cm(s)8.6 dm(s) (9)
87 cm(s)8.7 dm(s) (9)
88 cm(s)8.8 dm(s) (9)
89 cm(s)8.9 dm(s) (9)
90 cm(s)9 dm(s) (9)
91 cm(s)9.1 dm(s) (9)
92 cm(s)9.2 dm(s) (9)
93 cm(s)9.3 dm(s) (9)
94 cm(s)9.4 dm(s) (9)
95 cm(s)9.5 dm(s) (10)
96 cm(s)9.6 dm(s) (10)
97 cm(s)9.7 dm(s) (10)
98 cm(s)9.8 dm(s) (10)
99 cm(s)9.9 dm(s) (10)
100 cm(s)10 dm(s) (10)

Year of adoption of centimetre

1795

Year of adoption of decimetre

1795

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