## Unit Converter

## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to meters is 0.01, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 0.01 meters:

1 cm = 0.01 m

To convert 174 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 174 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 0.01 m

174 cm → L_{(m)}

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length *L* in meters:

L_{(m)} = 174 cm × 0.01 m

L_{(m)} = 1.74 m

The final result is:

174 cm → 1.74 m

We conclude that **174 centimeters is equivalent to 1.74 meters**:

174 centimeters = 1.74 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 meter is equal to 0.57471264367816 × 174 centimeters**.

Another way is saying that *174 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.57471264367816 meters*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **one hundred seventy-four centimeters is approximately one point seven four meters**:

174 cm ≅ 1.74 m

An alternative is also that *one meter is approximately zero point five seven five times one hundred seventy-four centimeters*.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to meters chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from centimeters to meters

centimeters (cm) | meters (m) |
---|---|

175 centimeters | 1.75 meters |

176 centimeters | 1.76 meters |

177 centimeters | 1.77 meters |

178 centimeters | 1.78 meters |

179 centimeters | 1.79 meters |

180 centimeters | 1.8 meters |

181 centimeters | 1.81 meters |

182 centimeters | 1.82 meters |

183 centimeters | 1.83 meters |

184 centimeters | 1.84 meters |