## ››Convert centivolt to volt

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How many centivolt in 1 volt? The answer is 100.
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The SI derived unit for voltage is the volt.
1 centivolt is equal to 0.01 volt.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of centivolt to volt

1 centivolt to volt = 0.01 volt

10 centivolt to volt = 0.1 volt

50 centivolt to volt = 0.5 volt

100 centivolt to volt = 1 volt

200 centivolt to volt = 2 volt

500 centivolt to volt = 5 volt

1000 centivolt to volt = 10 volt

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## ››Definition: Centivolt

The SI prefix "centi" represents a factor of 10-2, or in exponential notation, 1E-2.

So 1 centivolt = 10-2 volts.

The definition of a volt is as follows:

The volt (symbol: V) is the SI derived unit of electric potential difference or electromotive force, commonly known as voltage. It is named in honor of the Lombard physicist Alessandro Volta (1745–1827), who invented the voltaic pile, the first chemical battery.

The volt is defined as the potential difference across a conductor when a current of one ampere dissipates one watt of power. Hence, it is the base SI representation m2 · kg · s-3 · A-1, which can be equally represented as one joule of energy per coulomb of charge, J/C.

## ››Definition: Volt

The volt (symbol: V) is the SI derived unit of electric potential difference or electromotive force, commonly known as voltage. It is named in honor of the Lombard physicist Alessandro Volta (1745–1827), who invented the voltaic pile, the first chemical battery.

The volt is defined as the potential difference across a conductor when a current of one ampere dissipates one watt of power. Hence, it is the base SI representation m2 · kg · s-3 · A-1, which can be equally represented as one joule of energy per coulomb of charge, J/C.

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