In the American system one billion is 1,000,000,000 and a trillion is
1,000,000,000,000 so one trillion is one thousand times one billion. In the British
system one ...
In British English, a trillion used to mean a million million million (i.e.
1,000,000,000,000,000,000). Nowadays, it's generally held to be equivalent to a
A trillion is just a bigger number, right? True … but it may be bigger than you think
. A million is hard enough to imagine, much less a billion. We need some ...
I mean, these various numbers are tossed around like so many doggie treats, ...
for a test drive and try to get a sense of what exactly a trillion dollars looks like.
David M. Schwartz has written a delightful book called How much is a million? ...
A trillion, in America, is a thousand billion, which would be written as a one with ...
How much bigger is a trillion than a billion? There are all sorts of different ... One
million ants would weigh a little over six pounds. One million dollars divided ...
Jan 29, 2010 ... All this talk about stimulus packages and bailouts... A billion dollars... A hundred
billion dollars... Eight hundred billion dollars... One TRILLION ...
The trillion is also the American version now - one thousand billion. Gordon
Rutter, Edinburgh ... Remind me again - just how many is a Brazilian?" David
Elliott ... I did a calculation, converting Pounds Sterling to seconds. That many
Aug 20, 2007 ... The number of pounds in circulation in the British economy doubles ... The half
we're always hearing, the alarming half, is how much we owe.
Oct 28, 2011 ... "'Trillion' does seem to have much more currency than it used to, probably
because of the costs of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and the ...