# What is the abbreviation for decameter?

The abbreviation for decameter is "dam", since the abbreviation of deka is da and the abbreviation of meter is m.

### Abbreviation for decameter?

Decameter or decimeter, is a term used to refer to 10 meters in length. The abbreviation for it is dm.

### What is the abbreviation for dekameter?

The abbreviation for dekameter is dam. Dekameter is also spelled decameter and is equal to 10 meters. It is largely out of use.

### How many inches are in a decameter?

A decameter is 10 meters. 1 decameter = 393.700787 inches

### Is a decameter bigger then a meter?

A decameter is 10 times larger than a meter. A decameter is 10 meters.

### What does decameter to cm convert by?

1 decameter=10m 1meter =100cm 1 decameter=10*100=1000cm

### Examples of a decameter?

A decameter is 10 meters long. Examples of a decameter include a three story building and a truck without a trailer.

### How many decameter is there in a one liter?

Decameter, unit of distance. Liter, unit of volume. Incompatible.

### A decameter is 10 times the size of a decimeter?

Nope, a decameter is about 100x a decimeter (because the meter is in the middle)

### How do you convert decimeter to decameter?

Multiply by 100. 10 decimeters = 1 meters = 1/10 decameter

### What is 521 kilometers in dekameters?

1 km is equal to 100 decameter. 521 km is equal to 52100 decameter.

### What is an example of something a decameter long?

A truck without the trailer is about a decameter long the height of a three story building

### Is a decameter longer than a meter?

Prefix 'deca' is used to denote multiples of meter and uses factor 101 or 10 Decameter is always longer than a meter as 1 decameter equals 10 meters

### How many millimeters are in one decameter?

1 decameter = 10 meters = 100 decimeters = 1000 centimeter = 10000 millimeters

### Which is larger meter or decameter?

Deca is a prefix meaning 10. Hence, a decameter is 10 meters, and therefore it is larger than a meter.

### Does 100 meters equal a decameter?

No. The prefix deca- means 10. So a decameter is 10 meters. 100 meters are a hectometer.

### How many times smaller is a millimeter compared to a decameter?

1 decameter = 10 meters 1 meter is 1000 millimeters. To get from decameters to millimeters you need to 10000: 1 decameter is 10000 millimeters. Therefore a millimeter is 10000 times smaller.