# How many dms in 1 meter?

There are 10 decimeters in a meter

Here you can find how many decimeters are there in any quantity of meter. You just need to type the meters value in the box at left (input) and you will get the answer in decimeters in the box at right (output).

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## How to convert 1 meter to decimeters

To calculate a value in meters to the corresponding value in decimeters, just multiply the quantity in meters by 10 (the conversion factor).

Here is the**formula**:

Value in decimeters = value in meters × 10

Supose you want to convert a meter into decimeters. In this case you will have:

Value in decimeters = 1 × 10 = 10

## Definition of Meter

A meter (m), is the base unit of length in the the International System of Units (SI). It is defined as the length of the path travelled by light in vacuum during a time interval of 1/299,792,458 of a second.

## Definition of Decimeter

A decimeter (dm) is a decimal fraction of the meter, the International System of Units (SI) unit of length, approximately equivalent to 39.37 inches.

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