How many centigram in 1 kg?
The answer is 100000.
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The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
1 centigram is equal to 1.0E-5 kilogram.
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The SI prefix "centi" represents a factor of
10^{-2}, or in exponential notation, 1E-2.

So 1 centigram = 10^{-2} grams-force.

››Definition: Kilogram

The kilogram or kilogramme, (symbol: kg) is the SI base unit of mass. A gram is defined as one thousandth of a kilogram. Conversion of units describes equivalent units of mass in other systems.

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