Convert Meter to Inch (m to in)

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Meter (abbreviation: m): is the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). The metre is the length of the path travelled by light in a vacuum within 1/299792458 seconds.

Inch (abbreviation: in): is a unit of length in the (British) imperial and United States customary systems of measurement now formally equal to 1/36 yard but usually taken as 1/12 of a foot.


How to Convert Meters to Inches

Example: How many inches are equivalent to 72.42 meters?


As;

1 meters = 39.37008 inches

72.42 meters = Y inches

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

Y equals 72.42 times 39.37008 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 72.42 * 39.37008 / 1 = 2851.1811936 inches

Answer is: 2851.1811936 inches are equivalent to 72.42 meters.


Practice Question: Convert the following units into in:


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

( i ) 49.96 m

( ii ) 36.91 m

( iii ) 50.51 m


Convert Meter to More Length Units

References
  • Wikipedia
  • USMA
  • NIST
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