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# How many centimeters in 5/4 in?

1.25 inches equals 3.175 centimeters because 5/4 times 2.54 (the conversion factor) = 3.175

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## Definition of Inch

An inch is a unit of length or distance in a number of systems of measurement, including in the US Customary Units and British Imperial Units. One inch is defined as 1⁄12 of a foot and is therefore 1⁄36 of a yard. According to the modern definition, one inch is equal to 25.4 mm exactly.

## Definition of Centimeter

centimeter (cm) is a decimal fraction of the meter, the International System of Units (SI) unit of length, approximately equivalent to 39.37 inches.

## How to convert 5/4 inches to centimeters

To calculate a value in inches to the corresponding value in centimeters, just multiply the quantity in inches by 2.54 (the conversion factor).

Here is the formula:

Value in centimeters = value in inches × 2.54

Supose you want to convert 5/4 in into centimeters. In this case you will have:

Value in centimeters = 5/4 × 2.54 = 3.175