Units larger than a meter have Greek prefixes: Deka- means 10; a dekameter is 10 meters. Hecto- means 100; a hectometer is 100 meters. Kilo- means 1,000; a kilometer is 1,000 meters.
Just so, how many feet are in a meter 1 meter?
1 meter is equal to 3 feet and 3.37 inches. Working out a rough estimate in your head may be tricky. Remember that there are 12 inches in a foot.
How do you convert from meters to feet?
Method 1 Converting Meters to Feet
- Learn that one meter equals 3.28 feet. One meter is a length measurement, equal to 3.28 feet.
- Multiply any meter measurement by 3.28 to convert to feet.
- Convert your answer to include inches (optional).
What is meter scale?
The metric scale is the system of measurement used in the metric system. In the metric scale, 10 centimeters are equal to one decimeter, 10 decimeters are equal to one meter and 1,000 meters are equal to one kilometer.