###### Asked in Math and ArithmeticUnits of MeasureLength and Distance

Math and Arithmetic

Units of Measure

Length and Distance

# How many centimeters is there in a meter?

## Answer

###### Wiki User

###### July 28, 2011 4:40PM

There are 100 centimeters in a meter.

Remember, "centi" means 100 in Latin. In the same way that "kilo" means "1000" (one thousand).