# Which is more, 542 millimeters or 1 meter?

May 8, 2018

1 meter

#### Explanation:

Since 542 is a millimeter it is 0.542 meters. (1 meter is bigger.)

May 12, 2018

$1$ metre is more than $542$ millimetres.

#### Explanation:

Convert them to the same unit to compare them.

$1$ metre = $1000$ milliletres

$542 m m < 1000 m m$

$542 m m < 1 m$

Or: $1 m m = 0.001 m$

$542$ millimetres = $0.542$ metres

$0.542 m < 1 m$