Convert 1 Inches (in) to Centimeters (cm)
This is our conversion tool for converting inches to centimeters.
To use the tool, simply enter a number in any of the inputs and the converted value will automatically appear in the opposite box.
How to convert Inches (in) to Centimeters (cm)
Converting Inches (in) to Centimeters (cm) is simple. Why is it simple? Because it only requires one basic operation: multiplication. The same is true for many types of unit conversion (there are some expections, such as temperature). To convert Inches (in) to Centimeters (cm), you just need to know that 1in is equal to cm. With that knowledge, you can solve any other similar conversion problem by multiplying the number of Inches (in) by . For example, 2in multiplied by is equal to cm.
Best conversion unit for 1 Inches (in)
We define the "best" unit to convert a number as the unit that is the lowest without going lower than 1. For 1 inches, the best unit to convert to is .