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Length and Distance

# How do you convert mm to cm?

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###### November 24, 2009 3:41PM

Amount of mm divided by 10 .

For example: 100mm divided by 10 = 10cm.

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### How do you convert mm to centimeters to m?

To convert mm to cm: Divide the given length in mm by 10.
Example:
Convert 123 mm to cm:
= 123 mm * 1cm/10 mm
= 123 cm/10
= 12.3 cm
To convert cm to m: Divide the given length in cm by 100.
Example:
Convert 123 cm to m:
= 123 cm * 1m/100 cm
= 123 m/100
= 1.23 m
To convert mm to m: Divide the given length in mm by 1000.
Example:
Convert 123 mm to m:
= 123 mm * 1cm/10 mm * 1m/100 cm
= 123 m/1000
= 0.123 m