# Convert 980 mcg to g

In this article I will show you how to convert 980 micrograms into grams. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 980 mcg to g. They are the same thing!

## How to Convert Micrograms to Grams

A microgram is smaller than a gram. I know that a mcg is smaller than a g 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 980 micrograms into grams, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.

The conversion factor for mcg to g is:

1 mcg = 1.0E-6 g

Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 980 mcg to g by multiplying `1.0E-6` by the number of micrograms we have, which is 980.

980 x 1.0E-6 = 0.00098 g

So, the answer to the question "what is 980 micrograms in grams?" is 0.00098 g.

## Micrograms to Grams Conversion Table

Below is a sample conversion table for mcg to g:

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## Best Conversion Unit for 980 mcg

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 980 mcg.

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 980 mcg is micrograms and the amount is 980 mcg.