 # What is the hundredth of a second?

## What is the hundredth of a second?

As the sentence implies, one hundredth of a second is the what you get when you split a second into 100 equal parts. So: 1.00 second, divided by 100 = 0.01 seconds (the decimal moves two places to the left.

## What is 1/1000th of a second called?

millisecondA millisecond (from milli- and second, symbol: ms) is a thousandth (0.001 or 10−3 or 1/1000) of a second.

## Is there such thing as a Decisecond?

Decisecond is the correct term so just use it. No sense in defining a new term when one exists already. Decisecond is the correct term.

## What is 1000 part of an second?

A millisecond (from milli- and second, symbol: ms) is a thousandth (0.001 or 10−3 or 1/1000) of a second.

## What’s smaller than seconds?

Less than one secondMultiple of a secondUnitDefinition10−9nanosecondOne billionth of one second10−6microsecondOne millionth of one second10−3millisecondOne thousandth of one second10−2centisecondOne hundredth of one second

## What is before a Yoctosecond?

A zeptosecond is a trillionth of a billionth of a second. That’s a decimal point followed by 20 zeroes and a 1, and it looks like this: 0.000 000 000 000 000 000 001. The only unit of time shorter than a zeptosecond is a yoctosecond, and Planck time.