"Quantos centímetros tem um metro?"

Translation:How many centimeters are in a meter?

February 11, 2013

11 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MPK93

Why is 100 wrong? ;)

October 20, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Arturo639756

Because you have to write it out in words ;)

April 16, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/EricMLAnderson

The "correct answers" are written in grammatically incorrect English. "How many centimeters does a/one meter have?" would be more appropriate.

February 11, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kelirya

... and acceptable by Duolingo!

November 6, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/sleepingcrow

What's wrong with "how many centimeters are IN a meter?"

August 5, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mbaguilar

Is it wrong if I ask in this way : " How many centimeters are THERE in a meter?

April 17, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/nHontas

no, i once experimented with a lot of combinations, and Duolingo will accept a lot of combinations.

June 1, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/frost0fractal

For better understanding, what would the sentence look like if the English were, "A meter has how many centimeters?"

April 18, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Danmoller

Um metro tem quantos centímetros?

Quantos centímetros um metro tem?

Tem quantos centímetros um metro?

September 13, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Maria696768

Why can't i use there are

June 30, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MayteStiles

I suggest : "How many centimetres are there in a metre?" The Oxford Advanced Learners' Dictionary has "There are 100 centimetres in a metre."

May 26, 2018
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