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# What is a googleplex?

A "googolplex" is an extremely large number expressed by 1 followed by a googol of zeros. A googol is mathematically expressed as 10 to the 100th power.

Continue ReadingThe words googol and googolplex first appeared in print in the 1940 edition of "Mathematics and the Imagination," co-written by Edward Kasner and James R. Newman. The book credits Kasner's nephew with coining the words as a response to Kasner's request to name an enormous number. As of 2014, it is impossible to express a googolplex in standard form. Doing so, explained astronomer Carl Sagan, would require more space than is available in the known universe.

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## How many zeroes are in a googol?

A: A googol has 100 zeroes in expanded notation, and in exponent notation, it is 10 to the power. A googol is written by writing the digit one and then puttin... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## How do you write out in figures 1 million?

A: In figures, 1 million is written as 1 followed by six zeros, or 1,000,000. This number is easily understood as one thousand times one thousand. The word "m... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## What are binary numbers?

A: Binary numbers are a way to represent numbers using only zeros and ones. The binary system can also be called the base-2 system as each number place is equ... Full Answer >Filed Under: -
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## How many zeros does a billion have?

A: A billion has nine zeros and is written as 1,000,000,000, according to About.com. One million has six zeros. One billion is 1,000 million, so the three zer... Full Answer >Filed Under: