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# How many meters are in 100 yards?

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One hundred yards is the equivalent of 91.44 meters. Since 1 yard is the equivalent of approximately 0.914 meters, multiplying the 100 yards by 0.914 meters per yard yields the number of meters. Since 100 centimeters equals 1 meter, the measurement is also equal to 9,144 centimeters.

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One hundred yards also equals 300 feet. Since 36 inches make up 1 yard, 100 yards equals 3,600 inches. Measurements such as meters and centimeters are units of length in the metric system. This system is based on units of 10. Inches, feet and yards are U.S. customary units of length based on the imperial system of measurement. These units are used primarily in the United States.

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