# Convert 5 thousand to hundred

In this article I will show you how to convert 5 thousands into hundreds. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 5 thousand to hundred. They are the same thing!

## How to Convert Thousands to Hundreds

A thousand is greater than a hundred. I know that a thousand is greater than a hundred 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 5 thousands into hundreds, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.

The conversion factor for thousand to hundred is:

1 thousand = 10 hundred

Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 5 thousand to hundred by multiplying `10` by the number of thousands we have, which is 5.

5 x 10 = 50 hundred

So, the answer to the question "what is 5 thousands in hundreds?" is 50 hundred.

## Thousands to Hundreds Conversion Table

Below is a sample conversion table for thousand to hundred:

Thousands (thousand) Hundreds (hundred)
0.010.1
0.11
110
220
330
550
10100
20200
50500
1001000
100010000

## Best Conversion Unit for 5 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 5 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 5 thousand is thousands and the amount is 5 thousand.