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## Inches

An inch is a unit of length commonly utilized in the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. It is symbolized by “in” or a double prime symbol (“). One inch is equal to 2.54 centimeters. Inches are primarily employed to measure smaller lengths, such as the height or width of objects.

## Centimeter

Centimeter is a unit of length in the metric system. It is represented by the symbol “cm” and is equivalent to 0.01 meters. Centimeters are frequently used for precise measurements and serve as the standard unit of length in many countries worldwide, excluding those that employ the imperial or US customary systems.

## How to convert inches to centimeters

1″ = 2.54cm

Distance (d) in centimeters (cm) is equal to the distance (d) in inches (″) times 2.54 i.e.,

d_{(cm)} = d_{(inch)} × 2.54

**Example**

Convert 1 inch to cm

Solution: d(cm) = 1″ × 2.54 = 2.54cm

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### Inches to centimeters conversion table

Inches (“) | Centimeters (cm) |

0.01 in | 0.0254000 cm |

1/64 in | 0.0396875 cm |

1/32 in | 0.0793750 cm |

1/16 in | 0.15875 cm |

0.1 in | 0.2540 cm |

1/8 in | 0.3175 cm |

1/4 in | 0.635 cm |

1/2 in | 1.27 cm |

1 in | 2.54 cm |

2 in | 5.08 cm |

3 in | 7.62 cm |

4 in | 10.16 cm |

5 in | 12.70 cm |

6 in | 15.24 cm |

7 in | 17.78 cm |

8 in | 20.32 cm |

9 in | 22.86 cm |

10 in | 25.40 cm |

20 in | 50.80 cm |

30 in | 76.20 cm |

40 in | 101.60 cm |

50 in | 127.00 cm |

60 in | 152.40 cm |

70 in | 177.80 cm |

80 in | 203.20 cm |

90 in | 228.60 cm |

100 in | 254.00 cm |

## Frequently Asked Questions on inches to cm

### How many centimeters in an inch?

There are approximately 2.54 centimeters in one inch. This conversion factor is widely used to convert between inches and centimeters.

### How many inches in a centimeter?

One centimeter is approximately equal to 0.3937 inches. This conversion is derived from the reciprocal of the conversion factor mentioned earlier.

### Is 1 inch 4 cm?

No, 1 inch is not equal to 4 centimeters. As mentioned earlier, 1 inch is approximately equal to 2.54 centimeters.

### How many inches is 5 7 in cm?

To convert feet and inches to centimeters, we can use the conversion factors: 1 foot = 30.48 centimeters and 1 inch = 2.54 centimeters. Therefore, 5 feet 7 inches is approximately equal to 170.18 centimeters.

### 5 फीट 4 कितनी ऊंचाई है?

5 फीट 4 के बराबर ऊंचाई लगभग 162.56 सेंटीमीटर होती है। यहां एक फीट को 30.48 सेंटीमीटर माना जाता है और एक इंच को 2.54 सेंटीमीटर माना जाता है।

### How many cm is 1 inch on finger?

The length of 1 inch on a finger is approximately equal to 2.54 centimeters. This is based on the conversion factor where 1 inch is equal to 2.54 centimeters.

### How many Cm in 10 Inches?

There are approximately 25.4 centimeters in 10 inches. This conversion is based on the fact that 1 inch is approximately equal to 2.54 centimeters.