# Convert 498 thousand to trillion

In this article I will show you how to convert 498 thousands into trillions. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 498 thousand to trillion. They are the same thing!

## How to Convert Thousands to Trillions

A thousand is smaller than a trillion. I know that a thousand is smaller than a trillion 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 498 thousands into trillions, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.

The conversion factor for thousand to trillion is:

1 thousand = 1.0E-9 trillion

Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 498 thousand to trillion by multiplying `1.0E-9` by the number of thousands we have, which is 498.

498 x 1.0E-9 = 4.98E-7 trillion

So, the answer to the question "what is 498 thousands in trillions?" is 4.98E-7 trillion.

## Thousands to Trillions Conversion Table

Below is a sample conversion table for thousand to trillion:

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## Best Conversion Unit for 498 thousand

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 498 thousand.

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 498 thousand is lakhs and the amount is 4.98 lakh.