In this article I will show you how to convert 1000 miles into feet. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 1000 mi to ft. They are the same thing!
How to Convert Miles to Feet
A mile is greater than a foot. I know that a mi is greater than a ft because of something called conversion factors.
Put very simply, a conversion factor is a number that can be used to change one set of units to another, by multiplying or dividing it. So when we need to convert 1000 miles into feet, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.
The conversion factor for mi to ft is:
Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 1000 mi to ft by multiplying
5279.9868766404 by the number of miles we have, which is 1000.
So, the answer to the question "what is 1000 miles in feet?" is 5279986.8766404 ft.
Miles to Feet Conversion Table
Below is a sample conversion table for mi to ft:
|Miles (mi)||Feet (ft)|
Best Conversion Unit for 1000 mi
Sometimes when you work with conversions from one unit to another, the numbers can get a little confusing. Especially when dealing with really large numbers.
I've also calculated what the best unit of measurement is for 1000 mi.
To determine which unit is best, I decided to define that as being the unit of measurement which is as low as possible, without going below 1. Smaller numbers are more easily understood and can make it easier for you to understand the measurement.
The best unit of measurement I have found for 1000 mi is nautical miles and the amount is 868.97408207343 nmi.