To convert 82 centimeters to inches, divide 82 by 2.54 to get the same distance in inches. 82 centimeters is equal to about 32 inches.
- Find the conversion value
There are 2.54 centimeters in one inch, which means that the conversion value is 2.54. The conversion value is used to divide the centimeter total, because there are multiple centimeters per inch.
- Divide the value by 2.54
To convert centimeters to inches, divide the centimeter total by 2.54. Eighty-two divided by 2.54 equals 32.28. This total rounds down to 32.
- Label the total
The final step is to label the final total with the correct unit. Eighty-two centimeters equals 32 inches.