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# How many zeros are in one million?

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**There are six zeros in one million.** This figure does not include decimal points.

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The number one million is also known as one thousand thousand. It is written as 1,000,000. In scientific notation, one million is written as 10 to the 6th power. The prefix 'mega' as in megabyte, megawatt and megaton, denotes one million of a specific unit. One billion, on the other hand, is a number that has meant different things in different parts of the world throughout history. It is currently one thousand millions, but in the past, it meant one million millions. If you counted for eight hours each day, it would take nearly three weeks to reach one million.

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## How many zeros are there in a billion?

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Full Answer >**There are two different scales to describe the number of zeros in a billion; the long scale has 12 zeros and the short scale has nine zeros.**The long scale is common in Europe and South America, while the short scale is typically used in America, Arabic-speaking countries, and Russia.Filed Under: -
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## How many zeros are in one trillion?

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Full Answer >**There are 12 zeros after the one in one trillion.**One trillion is equal to one thousand billion, which is the same as one thousand thousand million.Filed Under: -
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## How many zeros are in one hundred million?

A:One hundred million is written with eight zeros. Since one million is written with six, adding the two more zeros for 100 makes a total of eight for 100 million.

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## How many zeros are in a gazillion?

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Full Answer >**The number gazillion does not refer to nor contain a specific number of zeros because it is not an actual number.**Gazillion is a descriptive word, not a unit of measurement, and is used to refer to an excessively large quantity.Filed Under: