How many decameter in 1 hectometre?
The answer is 10.
We assume you are converting between decametre and hectometre.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.1 decameter, or 0.01 hectometre.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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1 decameter to hectometre = 0.1 hectometre
10 decameter to hectometre = 1 hectometre
20 decameter to hectometre = 2 hectometre
30 decameter to hectometre = 3 hectometre
40 decameter to hectometre = 4 hectometre
50 decameter to hectometre = 5 hectometre
100 decameter to hectometre = 10 hectometre
200 decameter to hectometre = 20 hectometre
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A decametre (American spelling: dekameter, symbol: dam) is a measurement of distance equal to ten metres. This measure is included mostly for completeness. It very rarely has any practical application.
A hectometre (American spelling: hectometer, abbreviation: hm) is a somewhat uncommonly used measurement of length, consisting of 100 metres or one tenth of a kilometre.
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