# Centimeter to Meter Converter Calculator

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The centimeter to meter converter calculator is a simple and practical tool that enables you to convert measurements of distance or length from centimeters to meters. This calculator is a helpful tool for students, teachers, and professionals who frequently work with measurements.

## How to convert centimeters to meters

100 centimeters = 1 meter

To convert a distance measurement from centimeters to meters, use the following formula:

d(m) = d(cm) / 100

In this formula, “d(m)” represents the distance in meters and “d(cm)” represents the distance in centimeters. To get the distance in meters, divide the distance in centimeters by 100.

For example, if you want to convert 500 centimeters to meters, you can calculate:

d(m) = 500cm / 100 = 5m

Therefore, 500 centimeters is equivalent to 5 meters.

### Centimeters to Meters Conversion Table

Here’s a conversion table showing the equivalent distances in centimeters and meters:

## FAQ

### How many meters are in 500 centimeters?

To convert 500 centimeters to meters, divide 500 by 100 (since there are 100 centimeters in a meter):

500 cm / 100 = 5 m

Therefore, 500 centimeters is equivalent to 5 meters.

### Convert 75 centimeters to meters.

To convert 75 centimeters to meters, divide 75 by 100:

75 cm / 100 = 0.75 m

Therefore, 75 centimeters is equivalent to 0.75 meters.

### If a bookshelf is 120 centimeters tall, how many meters is that?

To convert 120 centimeters to meters, divide 120 by 100:

120 cm / 100 = 1.2 m

Therefore, a bookshelf that is 120 centimeters tall is equivalent to 1.2 meters.