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Convert 1/5 inch to cm

1/5 inch = 0.508 cm

Result: 1/5 of an inch is equivalent to 0.508 centimeters.

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How many cm is 1/5 inch?

The answer is 0.508 centimeters, normally we round to two decimal places, that's 0.51 centimeters, which is also the answer to the question "What is 1/5 inch in cm?".

How to convert 1/5 inch to cm?

To convert 1/5 inch to centimeters, follow these two steps: first convert the 1/5 inch fraction to decimal inches, and then convert the decimal inches to decimal centimeters.

To convert 1/5 inch from a fraction to a decimal, divide the numerator 1 by the denominator 5 to get a decimal inch of 0.2 inches.

Since there are 2.54 cm in an inch, multiplying 0.2 inches by 2.54 gives us the answer in decimal inches to millimeters.

The answer and calculation process are listed below to show how to convert 1/5 inch to cm.

1/5 inch = 1 ÷ 5 = 0.2 in
0.2 in × 2.54 = 0.508 cm

Therefore, 1/5 inch is equal to 0.508 centimeters.

See also

  1. 1 1/5 inches to cm
  2. 1/5 inch to mm

Inch fraction to cm conversion table

Inches (fraction)Inches (decimal)Centimeters
1/5 in0.2 in0.508 cm
2/5 in0.4 in1.016 cm
3/5 in0.6 in1.524 cm
4/5 in0.8 in2.032 cm
1/6 in0.1666 in0.4231 cm
1/7 in0.1428 in0.3627 cm
1/8 in0.125 in0.3175 cm
1/9 in0.1111 in0.2821 cm
1/10 in0.1 in0.254 cm
1/11 in0.0909 in0.2308 cm
1/12 in0.0833 in0.2115 cm
1/13 in0.0769 in0.1953 cm
1/14 in0.0714 in0.1813 cm
1/15 in0.0666 in0.1691 cm
1/16 in0.0625 in0.1587 cm
1/17 in0.0588 in0.1493 cm
1/18 in0.0555 in0.1409 cm
1/19 in0.0526 in0.1336 cm
1/20 in0.05 in0.127 cm
1/21 in0.0476 in0.1209 cm

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