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Number

Name

In Britain, one billion was traditionally used for a million million (US trillion), while in the USA the billion repesented a thousand million. From 1 January 1975, the UK has employed the US system in its finances, with a billion standing for £1,000 million. Since then, the American system has been adopted throughout the English-speaking world.

102

100

Hundred

103

1000

Thousand

106

1,000,000

Million

109

1,000,000,000

Billion

1012

1,000,000,000,000

Trillion

1015

1,000,000,000,000,000

Quadrillion

1018

1,000,000,000,000,000,000

Quintillion

10100

1 with 100 zeroes

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