How many meters in a mile?

1 Answer
Mar 30, 2016

Answer:

Exactly #1609.344#

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 #100# cm in #1# meter

Therefore

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