# How many decimeters make a 1 meter?

1 meter=10 decimeters

### 5 meter is how many centimeters?

10 millimeters=1 centimeter 10 centimeters=1 decimeter 10 decimeters=1 meter 10 meters=1 decameter 10 decameters=1 hectometer 10 hecometer= 1 kilometer If you know that there is 100 centimeters in a meter just times it by how many meters you want to be in centimeters so if you want to know how many centimeters are in 5 meters just do 100x5=500