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Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to millimeters is 10, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 10 millimeters:

1 cm = 10 mm

To convert 24.2 centimeters into millimeters we have to multiply 24.2 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to millimeters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 10 mm

24.2 cm → L(mm)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length L in millimeters:

L(mm) = 24.2 cm × 10 mm

L(mm) = 242 mm

The final result is:

24.2 cm → 242 mm

We conclude that 24.2 centimeters is equivalent to 242 millimeters:

24.2 centimeters = 242 millimeters

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 millimeter is equal to 0.0041322314049587 × 24.2 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 24.2 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0041322314049587 millimeters.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that twenty-four point two centimeters is approximately two hundred forty-two millimeters:

24.2 cm ≅ 242 mm

An alternative is also that one millimeter is approximately zero point zero zero four times twenty-four point two centimeters.

Conversion table

centimeters to millimeters chart

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

centimeters (cm) millimeters (mm)
25.2 centimeters 252 millimeters
26.2 centimeters 262 millimeters
27.2 centimeters 272 millimeters
28.2 centimeters 282 millimeters
29.2 centimeters 292 millimeters
30.2 centimeters 302 millimeters
31.2 centimeters 312 millimeters
32.2 centimeters 322 millimeters
33.2 centimeters 332 millimeters
34.2 centimeters 342 millimeters