# How many meters in a mile?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 30, 2016

Exactly

#### Explanation:

There are exactly:

#2.54# cm in#1# inch

#12# inches in#1# foot

#3# feet in#1# yard

#1760# yards in#1# mile

Hence there are:

#2.54 * 12 * 3 * 1760 = 160934.4# cm in#1# mile

There are exactly

Therefore

#160934.4/100 = 1609.344# meters in#1# mile.