# How do you convert 35.4 g to cg?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 15, 2016

#### Explanation:

The prefix 'centi' means a hundred.

100 cents in a dollar, 100 years in a century and so on.

It is the same in the metric system....

There are:

100 cm in 1 metre.

100 cg in 1 gram

100 cl in 1 litre

100 cV in 1 volt

100 cW in 1 Watt

100 cPa in 1 Pascal

100 cJ in 1 Joule

We generally do not use all of these, but they exist.

We would say 150mV rather than 15 cV.

If you are converting to a smaller unit, you multiply by a power(s) of 10 to get a bigger number.

To convert from g to cg,