The equivalent of 185 centimeters is 6 feet 0.83 inch. One can also express a length of 185 centimeters as 72.83 inches. The centimeter is a unit of length in the metric system of measurement, while feet and inches are units of measurement in the imperial system of measurement.
The process of converting from centimeters to feet and inches starts by converting to inches and then converting that number to feet. The formula to convert to inches is the product of the number of centimeters and 0.39. The formula to convert to feet is found by dividing the number of inches by 12. The remainder is the number of inches.