**Centimeter to Decameter Converter (cm to dam)**

This unit converter tool converts centimeters (cm) to decameters (dam).

On this page, you’ll learn:

- What is a Centimeter to Decameter Calculator?
- What is a Centimeter?
- What is a Decameter?
- Centimeter to Decameter Formula
- How to Convert Units from Centimeter to Decameter?
- Solve Examples on Centimeter to Decameter
- FAQ

**What is a Centimeter to Decameter Calculator?**

Centimeter to Decameter is a free online converter tool through which you can convert values from centimeters (cm) into decameters (dam).

**Centimeter Definition**

A centimeter is a unit of length used in the International Symbol of Units. One centimeter is equivalent to one-hundredth of a meter. The SI symbol for centimeters is ‘cm’.

**Decameter Definition**

Decameter is also a unit of length in the International Symbol of Units. One Decameter is equivalent to 10 meters. The symbol used to denote decameter is ‘dam’.

**Centimeter to Decameter Formula**

The formula used to convert centimeter to decameter is:

**Decameter = Centimeter * 0.001**

**How to Convert Centimeter to Decameter?**

One centimeter is equivalent to 0.001 decameter. Therefore, to convert a centimeter to a decameter, you need to multiply the centimeter value by 0.001 to convert it into decameters.

**1 Centimeter = 0.001 Decameter**

**Example Problems on Centimeter to Decameter**

**Example 1:** Convert 2100 centimeters into decameters.

**Step 1: Get the Value in Centimeters**

Value in Centimeters = 2100 cm

**Step 2: Use the Centimeters to Decameters Formula**

Decameter = Centimeter * 0.001 = 2100 * 0.001 = 2.1

Thus, 2100 cm = 2.1 dm.

**Example 2:** Convert 5500 centimeters into decameters.

**Step 1: Get the Value in Centimeters**

Value in Centimeters = 5500 cm

**Step 2: Use the Centimeters to Decameters Formula**

Decameters = Centimeters * 0.001 = 5500 * 0.001 = 5.5

Thus, 5500 centimeters = 5.5 decameters.

**FAQ on Centimeters to Decameters**

**How to convert centimeters to decameters?**

To convert values from centimeters to decameters, use the formula, Decameters = Centimeters * 0.001.

**How many centimeters are in one decameter?**

There are 1000 centimeters in one decameter.

**How many decameters are in one centimeter?**

There are 0.001 centimeters in one decameter.

**References:**

- Centimeter Value Retrieved from “Centimetre – Wikipedia“
- Decameter Value Retrieved from “Decametre – Wikipedia“