A centimeter is a unit of length in the International System of Units (SI), the current form of the metric system. It is defined as 1/100 meters. It is denoted as cm.
A meter, or metre is the base unit of length and distance in the International System of Units (SI). The meter is defined as the distance traveled by light in 1/299 792 458 of a second. It is denoted as cm.
- 100 centimeters equal to 1 meter or one centimeter equal to one-hundredth (i.e. 1/100 th) of meter.
- Centimeters are denoted by cm, whereas meters are denoted by m.
Hence, 1 cm = 0.01 m