# Why does a builder use millimetres and not centimetres?

It is better to use millimeters because they are smaller units, and smaller units are always more precise than large ones. In architecture, everything must be almost perfect, and a smal mistake in this types of calculations may have great effects in the future. So, to avoid problems it's preferable to use mm or smaller and more precise units.

### What measurement unit would a builder most likely use when measuring the length of a house?

In Australia, a metric country, builders use metres and millimetres never centimetres.

### How do you convert millimetres to centimetres?

To convert from millimetres to centimetres, divide by 10. For example, 80 millimetres is equal to 80/10 = 8 centimetres. 72 millimetres is equal to 72/10 = 7.2 centimetres.

### How many centimetres are there in 12.5 millimetres?

There are 1.25 centimetres in 12.5 millimetres.

### How many centimetres are there in 6 centimetres 7 millimetres?

There are 10 millimetres in one centimetre. Therefore, 6 centimetres 7 millimetres is equal to 6 + (7/10) = 6.7 centimetres.

### What is 2 centimeters plus 5 millimeters?

1 centimetres equates to 10 millimetres. Therefore 5 millimetres is half or 0.5 centimetres Adding 2 centimetres and 5 millimetres, you get 2.5 centimetres. But in another way round; 2 centimetres equates to 20 millimetres. Adding 2 centimetres and 5 millimetres, you get 25 millimetres. It all depends you are using CM or MM.

### How many centimetres does 275 millimetres go into?

275 millimetres is equal to 27.5 centimetres.

### How would you express 103 centimetres in millimetres?

103 centimetres are equal to 1030 millimetres.

### Why use millimetres and not centimetres?

use both, but millimeters is a smaller and more accurate measurement

### What is 4.5 centimeters plus 32 millimetres?

4.5 centimetres is equal to 45 millimetres. Adding this to 32 millimetres gives 77 millimetres or 7.7 centimetres.

### How do you calculate from millimetres to centimetres?

There are 10mm per cm. Thus, divide millimetres by 10 to get centimetres.

### Centimeters to millimeters conversions?

10 centimetres = 100 millimetres 5 centimetres = 50 millimetres times (x) the amount of centimetres by 10. because 1 cenimetre = 10 millimetres.

### How many centimetres are there in 530 millimetres?

There are 10 millimetres in one centimetre. Therefore, 530 millimetres is equal to 530/10 = 53 centimetres.

### How many centimetres are there in 38 millimetres?

There are 10 millimetres in one centimetre. Therefore, 38 millimetres is equal to 38/10 = 3.8 centimetres.

### How many centimetres are there in 30 millimetres?

There are 10 millimetres in one centimetre. Therefore, 30 millimetres is equal to 30/10 = 3 centimetres.

### What is 2060 millimetres in centimeters?

There are 10 millimetres in a centimetre. To convert Millimetres to centimetres, divide by 10. 2060/10 leaves you with 206 centimetres.

### What unit of measurement would you use to measure your pencil?

Centimetres, millimetres or inches

### Is 56 millimetres 56 centimetres?

No. 56 millimetres is 10 times smaller than 50 centimetres.

### How many millimetres are in 9 meters?

1 metre = 100 centimetres *9 9 metres = 900 centimetres 1 centimetre = 10 millimetres *900 900 centimetres = 9000 millimetres Therefore 9 metres = 9000 millimetres

### What is 60 centimeters minus 72 millimetres?

There are 10 millimetres in one centimetre. Therefore, 60 centimetres is equal to 60 x 10 = 600 millimetres. Therefore, 60 centimetres minus 72 millimetres is equal to 600 - 72 = 528 millimetres, or 52.8 centimetres.

### How many millimetres are there in 177 centimeters?

There are 10 millimetres in one centimetres. Therefore, 177 centimetres is equal to 177 x 10 = 1770 millimetres.

### What are three units of measurement that would be more precise than 9.4 m?

940 centimetres. 9400 millimetres. 0.00940 kilometres. 940 centimetres. 9400 millimetres. 0.00940 kilometres. 940 centimetres. 9400 millimetres. 0.00940 kilometres. 940 centimetres. 9400 millimetres. 0.00940 kilometres.

### What is the relationship between a cubic centimeter and a milliliter?

1 centimetre = 10 millimetres 1 millimetre = 0.1 centimetres To convert from centimetres to millimetres, multiply by 10. To convert from millimetres to centimetres, divide by 10.

### What is the relationship between millimetres and centimeters?

There are 10 millimetres in one centimetre. Therefore, to convert from millimetres to centimetres, divide the number by 10. To convert from centimetres to millimetres, multiply the number by 10.

### What unit of measure would you use to measure the length of a piece of spaggeti?

I would use centimetres and millimetres

### Is 75 millimetres less than 8 centimeters?

There are 10 millimetres in one centimetre. Therefore, 75 millimetres is equal to 75/10 = 7.5 centimetres. This is 0.5 centimetres shorter than 8 centimetres.

### What are tape measures measured in?

Metres, centimetres and millimetres as well as feet, inches and fractions of inches. Metres, centimetres and millimetres as well as feet, inches and fractions of inches. Metres, centimetres and millimetres as well as feet, inches and fractions of inches. Metres, centimetres and millimetres as well as feet, inches and fractions of inches.

### What measurement would you use to measure the length of a fish in a bowl?

Inches, millimetres or centimetres.

### How do you find 9.3 on a ruler?

Use the "Tenths" scale of inches, or the centimetres and millimetres scale.

### How do you measure Millimeter?

You use a ruler that is marked with millimetres. Alternatively, you can use a ruler that is marked with inches and then multiply by 25.4 to get the result in millimetres, or use a ruler marked with centimetres and multiply by 10.

### How much longer than 5 millimeters is 8 centimeters?

There are 10 millimetres in one centimetre. Therefore, 8 centimetres is equal to 8 x 10 = 80 millimetres. Subtracting 5 millimetres from this gives 80 - 5 = 75 millimetres. 8 centimetres is therefore 75 millimetres, or 7.5 centimetres, longer than 5 millimetres.