Converting Standard UnitsConverting measurements of length, area, volume, mass and time from one unit to another. 
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Unit  Relationship 

kilometre (km)  1 km = 1000 m 
metre (m)  
centimetre (cm)  100 cm = 1 m 
millimetre (mm)  1000 mm = 1 m 
To convert kilometres to metres multiply by 1000
To convert metres to centimetres multiply by 100
To convert centimetres to millimetres multiply by 10
To convert millimetres to centimetres divide by 10
To convert centimetres to metres divide by 100
To convert metres to kilometres divide by 1000
To convert kilometres to millimetres:
.. or multiply the number of kilometres by one million which is the previous multiplication factors multiplied together.
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