The smallest number that is a larger magnitude than a trillion (10^{12}) is a quadrillion, which is equal to 10^{15}. A quadrillion is also known as a billiard by its formal European name.
Continue ReadingLarge numbers in the American number system all typically share the "illion" suffix. The smallest number in this category is a million, which has an "m" prefix. Prefixes come from Latin names of numbers. For example, "bi" is the Latin term for two, and "tri" is the Latin term for three. Billion is consequently the next order of magnitude after million, and trillion comes after billion.
Learn more about NumbersThe scientific notation of a number is the product of the digit term and exponential term. The digits denote the significant figures of the number, which is written with the decimal point located after the first digit. The exponential term indicates the number of places that the decimal point travelled.
Full Answer >In math terms, a number's multiples are the product of that number and another whole number. For instance, multiples of seven include seven, 14 and 21 because these numbers result when seven is multiplied by 1, 2 and 3.
Full Answer >The factors of the number 23 are 23 and 1. Factors of a number are the numbers that are multiplied together to equal the given number.
Full Answer >The number 49 is divisible by seven, so it is not a prime number. A prime number is a number that is only divisible by the number 1 and itself.
Full Answer >