There are 1000 centimeters in a dekameter (1000 cm in 1 dam). To convert from dekameters to centimeters, multiply the dekameter value by 1000 and to convert from centimeters to dekameters, divide the centimeter value by 1000.
1 Centimeter = 0.001 Dekameter
1 Dekameter = 1000 Centimeters
Centimeter is a metric length unit and equals to one hundredth of a meter which is the base metric length unit. The abbreviation is "cm".
Dekameter is a metric length unit and equals to 10 meters. The abbreviation is "dam".