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You convert to a larger unit.

Smaller to larger. Metre is 1000 times larger than a millimetre

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Q: Are you converting from a smaller to larger unit or larger to smaller unit converting millimeters to meter?
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What is larger meter or millimeters?

It takes 1,000 millimeters, end to end, to make one meter.

What is larger one meter or one millimeter?

One meter is larger as it takes 1000 millimeters to make a meter

Which is bigger meter or a millimeter?

meter is larger, there are 1000 millimeters in one meter

What is larger 1200 millimeters or 1 meter?

1 meter = 1000 millimeters Therefore 1200 millimeters is 200 mm more than a meter!

Which is larger 1 meter or 500 millimeters?

it depends how thin you make the fluid in the litter and fluids can always get thinner in turn making more water able to go longer so 1 meter is smaller in the long run

Is meter or millimeter smaller?

1 meter is 100 centimeters; 1 centimeter is 10 millimeters. There is therefore 1000 millimeters in one meter.

How many times does 762 milimeters go into a meter?

762 millimeters goes into 1 meter about 1.312336 times. This can be obtained by converting 1 meter to 1000 millimeters, then dividing 1000 by 762.

Which is larger- a meter or a millimeter?

A meter is bigger.1,000 millimeters = 1 meter.Yes it is.1 meter = 1000 millimeters1 millimeter = 0.001 meter

What is bigger a meter or a millimeter?

It takes 1,000 millimeters to equal one meter, therefore a meter is larger

Is a micrometer larger or smaller than a meter?

Smaller a micrometer is 1/1,000,000 of a meter

Which is larger 1200 millimeters or 1 meter?

There are 1,000 millimeters in 1 meter. So 1,200 millimeters = 1.2 meters > 1 meter

Which is larger meter or millimeter?

1 meter = 1000 millimeters 1 millimeter = 0.001 meter

Which is larger a meter or a millimeter?

meter1 meter = 1000 millimeters 1 millimeter = 0.001 meter

Which is larger 1-m or 1 -mm?

There is actually one thousand millimeters in a meter. This means that a meter is larger than a millimeter.

How do you know whether to multiply or divide when you are converting measurements?

When going from larger to smaller measurements, there will be more of them so it is necessary to multiply. 1 meter = 100 centimeters When going from smaller to larger measurements, there will be fewer of them so it is necessary to divide. 100 centimeters = 1 meter

Which is larger a millimeter or a kilometer?

There are 1000 millimeters in a meter and 1000 meters in a kilometer. Which mean that there are 1,000,000 millimeters in a kilometer. So a kilometer is larger than a millimeter.

Is 1 meter larger than 1200 mm?

1 meter is 1000 millimeters. 1200 mm would be 1.2 meters, and larger than 1 meter.

When you are converting a larger unit of measurement to a smaller unit of measurement-do you multiply or divide?

Of course you multiply. As an example, the larger unit could be kilometer (that equal 1000 meter-the smaller unit); then 2 km (larger unit) = 2 x 1000 = 2000 meters (smaller unit)

How many times larger is a decimeter than a meter?

Sorry, not larger, but smaller. A decimeter is 1/10th of a meter.

Is 500 millimeters smaller than 5 meters?

Yes 5 meter = 5000 mm 1 meter = 1000 millimeters 1 millimeter = 0.001 meter

Is a meter smaller or larger than a mile?

A meter is much, much smaller than a mile. A meter is about 3.3 feet and a mile is 5,280 feet.

Are mm bigger then m?

No. A millimeter, or mm, is smaller than a meter, or m. A millimeter is actually a thousandth of a meter, so it is MUCH smaller than a meter.

Is there anything smaller than centimetres?

Millimeters. There are 10 millimeters in 1 centimeter and 1000 in a meter. From smallest to biggest it goes: millimeter, centimeter, decameter, meter, kilometer.

Which is larger 1 meter or 1 millimeter?

1 meter 1 meter = 1000 millimeters 1 millimeter = 0.001 meter

Is a millimeter smaller than a meter if so how much?

1 meter = 1000 millimeters Hence a millimeter is 1/1000 of a meter