# Feet to Centimeters Calculator

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Calculation:

Use this calculator to convert a given distance or length in feet to a given distance in centimeters. When entering a value, the calculator will display its equivalent in centimeters immediately.

Below you can read additional information about the use of the calculator. You can also learn about the relationship between feet and centimeters. Finally, you will find a conversion table with useful values.

## How to use the feet to centimeters calculator?

Step 1: Enter the given distance in feet in the first input box.

Step 2: The solution in centimeters will be displayed on the right-hand side panel.

Step 3: The equivalent in meters+centimeters and the process used to convert to centimeters will be shown on the additional panels.

## How many centimeters are there in a foot?

1 foot contains 30.48 centimeters. Alternatively, 1 centimeter is equal to 0.032808 feet.

Feet and centimeters are units of distance or length. However, centimeters belong to the metric system while feet belong to the imperial system.

Centimeters can be represented using the abbreviation cm. On the other hand, feet can be represented using the abbreviation ft.

## How to convert feet to centimeters?

To convert feet to centimeters, we need to multiply the number of feet by 30.48. Therefore, we can form the following formula:

#### Example 1:

Find the number of centimeters that are equal to 5 feet.

To find the number of centimeters, we need to multiply the number of feet by 30.48. Therefore, we have:

d(cm) = 5×30.48

d(cm) = 152.4 cm

#### Example 2:

How many centimeters equal 7.5 feet?

By multiplying the number of feet by 30.48, we have:

d(cm) = 7.5×30.48

d(cm) = 228.6 cm

#### Example 3:

Convert 12.5 feet to centimeters.

Multiplying the number of feet by 30.48, we have:

d(cm) = 12.5×30.48

d(cm) = 381 cm

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