Centimeter to Inch Converter
All of us use rulers everyday. Rulers are digitized in centimeters, but what is the centimeter?
Centimeter is a metric unit which is used mostly to measure small distances. Centimeter can be abbreviated as “CM.” One inch consists of 2.54 centimeters.
There is a french origion for the word “centimeter”. It came from 2 Latin words, “centum” and ” mètre”.
At this article we will introduce to you the smallest unit of length in the US customary system, the inch. Originally, inch was derived from the old English unit “ince”.
United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom use inch as the customary unit of length. Inch is most common used to express the size of display screens and other electronic devices.