# What is a Centimeter? - Definition & Conversion

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### What is a centimeter?

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### 2. How many centimeters in 1 inch?

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## About This Quiz & Worksheet

Centimeters are one of the most used metrics units of measurement. Complete this assessment to test your understanding of what a centimeter is and how large it is compared to other units of measurement.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz/worksheet will ask you about:

• What a centimeter is
• Centimeters compared to inches
• How many centimeters are in a meter
• The number of millimeters in a centimeter

## Skills Practiced

This assessment will also test the following skills:

• Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as centimeter
• Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding how large a centimeter is and interpret is correctly
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions related to other units of measurement, such as inches, meters, and millimeters

## Additional Learning

Compete the lesson What is a Centimeter? - Definition & Conversion for a quick review of the material covered in the assessment and:

• Uses of centimeters
• Conversion rates
• Uses of larger and smaller units
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