How to convert 500 meters to centimeters?
We know (by definition) that:
We can set up a proportion to solve for the number of centimeters.
Now, we cross multiply to solve for our unknown :
Conversion in the opposite direction
The inverse of the conversion factor is that 1 centimeter is equal to 2e-05 times 500 meters.
It can also be expressed as: 500 meters is equal to centimeters.
An approximate numerical result would be: five hundred meters is about fifty thousand centimeters, or alternatively, a centimeter is about zero times five hundred meters.
 The precision is 15 significant digits (fourteen digits to the right of the decimal point).Results may contain small errors due to the use of floating point arithmetic.