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# What is a cubic centimeter equal to in volume?

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**One cubic centimeter is equal to one milliliter, or a thousandth of a liter.** This also means that a cube that is one cubic centimeter measures one centimeter on all of its sides (length, width and height).

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The use of either cubic centimeter or milliliter varies among different countries and industries. In the scientific field, most favor the use of milliliters over cubic centimeters. In the United States, both automotive and medical fields still prefer the use of cubic centimeter. Outside the United States, much of the automotive industry has switched to using liters. In the United Kingdom, the use of millilitres is preferred in the medical field, but cubic centimetres is still the choice in the automotive industry. A majority of the other English-speaking nations have the same preferences as the UK.

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## What is the difference between milliliters and cubic centimeters?

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Full Answer >**The milliliter is based on the liter, which is not a standard unit in the SI system, while the cubic centimeter is a derived unit from the SI standard unit of length, the meter.**Both contain the same volume.Filed Under: -
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## What is a number to the negative 1 power?

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Full Answer >**A number to the power of negative one is equal to one over that number.**For example, five to the negative one power equals one over five, or 1/5.Filed Under: -
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## What is zero squared?

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Full Answer >**Zero squared is still equal to zero because zero times any real number is zero.**Squaring a number simply means to multiply it by itself, or to raise it to the exponent of two. For example, zero squared can be written as 0*0 or 0^{2}.Filed Under: -
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## What is the cube root of 54?

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Full Answer >**The cube root of 54 is equal to 3.78.**The cube root of a number, x, is equal to the number, y, such that y times y times y equals x. For the number 54, 3.78 times 3.78 times 3.78 is equal to 54.Filed Under: