**Definitions:**

**Meter Square** (abbreviation: **m2**): is the SI derived unit of area. It is the area of a square whose sides measure exactly one metre. The square metre is derived from the SI base unit of the metre, which itself is the length of the path travelled by light in absolute vacuum within time interval of 1/299,792,458 of a second.

**Inch Square** (abbreviations: **in2, or si**): (plural: square inches) is a unit of area, equal to the area of a square with sides of one inch.

## How to Convert Meters Square to Inches Square

*Example: How many inches square are equivalent to 36.74 meters square?*

As;

1 meters square = 1550.003 inches square

36.74 meters square = Y inches square

Assuming Y is the answer, and by criss-cross principle;

Y equals 36.74 times 1550.003 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 36.74 * 1550.003 / 1 = 56947.11022 inches square

Answer is: 56947.11022 inches square are equivalent to 36.74 meters square.

*Practice Question: Convert the following units into in2:*

N.B.: After working out the answer to each of the next questions, click adjacent button to see the correct answer.

( i ) 48.35 m2

( ii ) 0.98 m2

( iii ) 10.41 m2