# Convert 100 in to cm

So you want to convert 100 inches into centimeters? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 254 centimeters.

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## How to convert inches to centimeters

We all use different units of measurement every day. Whether you're in a foreign country and need to convert the local imperial units to metric, or you're baking a cake and need to convert to a unit you are more familiar with.

Luckily, converting most units is very, very simple. In this case, all you need to know is that 1 in is equal to 2.54 cm.

Once you know what 1 in is in centimeters, you can simply multiply 2.54 by the total inches you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 100 inches. So all we do is multiply 100 by 2.54:

100 x 2.54 = 254

## What is the best conversion unit for 100 in?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 100 in.

What is the "best" unit of measurement? To keep it simple, let's say that the best unit of measure is the one that is the lowest possible without going below 1. The reason for this is that the lowest number generally makes it easier to understand the measurement.

For 100 in the best unit of measurement is fathoms, and the amount is 1.3888888888889 fm.

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