Square decameter conversions
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About square decameter
The square decameter is a unit of area in the metric system equal to 100 square meters (1 dam2 = 100 m2), the standard derived unit of area in the International System of Units (SI).
One square decameter (dam2) is also equal to 0.01 hectares (ha) or 100 centiares (ca) (units of area in the metric system), or 0.0001 square kilometers (km2) (a unit of area in the SI), or 0.0247105381 acres (ac), or 1,076.39104 square feet (sq ft) or 119.599005 square yards (sq yd), which are Imperial / US customary units of area.
The square decameter (dam2) is an SI derived unit of area. The decameter (dam) is a unit of length in the SI. An area of 1.0 square decameter is the area of a square that is 1.0 decameter on each side.
Plural: square decameters
aka: square decametre (plural: square decametres, Int. spelling), square dekametre (plural: square dekametres), square dekameter (plural: square dekameters, US spelling)