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Math and Arithmetic

Units of Measure

Geometry

Length and Distance

# How long is a decimeter?

## Answer

###### Wiki User

###### May 04, 2015 5:44AM

A decimeter is one tenth of a meter (1/10 meter, 0.1 meter).

A decimeter is also 10 centimeters or 3.937008 inches.

A decimeter is 10 centimeters or 3.937008 inches. A crayon is
approximately 1 **decimeter long**