 # Measurement: How Many Metres or Centimetres?

In this worksheet, students convert between centimetres and metres. Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:   Measure, Compare, Add/Subtract Lengths, Mass, and Volume/Capacity

Difficulty level:   ### QUESTION 1 of 10

1 metre is the same as 100 centimetres

Examples

6m is the same as 6 x 100 = 600 cm

5½m is the same as 5 x 100 + 50 = 500 + 50 = 550 cm

700 cm is the same as 700 ÷ 100 = 7m

850 cm is the same as 8.5m or 8½m

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How many centimetres are in 4m?

(just write the number)

How many centimetres are in 3m?

(just write the number)

How many centimetres are in 6m?

(just write the number)

How many centimetres are in 1½m?

(just write the number)

How many centimetres are in 9½m?

(just write the number)

How many centimetres are in ¼m?

(just write the number)

How many centimetres are in ¾m?

(just write the number)

How many metres are in 700cm?

(just write the number)

How many metres are in 1000cm?

(just write the number)

How many metres are in 850cm?

85m

8.5m

8m 50 cm

8½m

• Question 1

How many centimetres are in 4m?

(just write the number)

400
• Question 2

How many centimetres are in 3m?

(just write the number)

300
• Question 3

How many centimetres are in 6m?

(just write the number)

600
• Question 4

How many centimetres are in 1½m?

(just write the number)

150
• Question 5

How many centimetres are in 9½m?

(just write the number)

950
• Question 6

How many centimetres are in ¼m?

(just write the number)

25
• Question 7

How many centimetres are in ¾m?

(just write the number)

75
• Question 8

How many metres are in 700cm?

(just write the number)

7
• Question 9

How many metres are in 1000cm?

(just write the number)

10
• Question 10

How many metres are in 850cm?

8.5m
8m 50 cm
8½m
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