Are is a unit of measuring area under the metric system while square meters means the area of square whose side is 1meter.

Square meter is abbreviated as m².

**Formula to convert ares to m².**

The relationship between ares and m² is that 1 are is equivalent to 100 meters.

This means that, when you want to convert an are to meter squared, we multiply by 100 and when you want to convert m² to ares we divide by 100.

**Area in Meters Squared = Area in Ares x 100**

**Example:**

Convert 200 ares to m² .

**= 200 x 100**

**= 20,000m² **