"un hectometru"

Translation:a hectometer

December 21, 2016

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/jh963

Is this frequently used?

December 21, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/potestasity

No.
Sort-of-related fact: a fairly common term is "hectar" which is a hectometer squared.

December 22, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Lacusta

I've never heard anyone use hectometer is an English sentence.

March 23, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Lixmage

They really are introducing the less commonly used terms...

January 13, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/paeonia001

1 hectometer = 100 meters (100 x 1 meter). 1 centimeter = 0.01 meters (1/100 x 1 meter).

August 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/David459689

Is the hectometre the equivalent of a furlong or rood? (I had to learn all those old measurements at school!)

January 4, 2019
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