40 centimeters (cm) is equal to 15.75 inches (in). To convert between centimeters and inches, you can use a simple formula:

Centimeter to Inch Converter


Centimeter to Inch Converter

7 Items That Are Approximately 40 cm in Length

To give a better understanding of the length of 40 cm, here are some common items and their approximate measurements in inches:

  • A4 paper – 29.7 cm x 21 cm (11.69 in x 8.27 in)
  • Laptop – 32 cm x 22 cm (12.6 in x 8.66 in)
  • Standard school ruler – 30 cm (11.81 in)
  • Paperback novel – 19 cm x 11 cm (7.48 in x 4.33 in)
  • Dinner plate – 28 cm (11.02 in)
  • School backpack – 35 cm x 25 cm (13.78 in x 9.84 in)
  • Football (soccer ball) circumference – 68-70 cm (26.77-27.56 in)

As you can see, 40 cm is roughly the length of a standard school ruler or a dinner plate. It is also slightly larger than a paperback novel.

Frequently Asked Questions about 40 cm to inches

Q: What is the formula for converting centimeters to inches?

A: The formula for converting centimeters to inches is: length (in) = length (cm) x 0.393701.

Q: How do you use the centimeter to inch converter?

A: To use the converter above, simply enter the desired measurement in centimeters into the input field and the equivalent measurement in inches will be automatically calculated and displayed.

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