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Units of Measure
Length and Distance

How many centimeters to 50 millimeters?

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April 25, 2009 11:49PM

Remember K H D | d c m (kilo, hecto, deka, (liter, meter, gram), deci, centi, milli). Centimeters are one place to the left of millimeters. So you have to move the decimal place once to the left. You will get 50 mm = 5 cm.