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# How many zeros are there in one billion?

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**The numeral one billion has nine zeros.** This number is equal to one thousand million. In scientific notation, one billion is written as 1x10 to the ninth power.

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When trying to get a feel for a number this large, it is helpful to put it in everyday terms. For example, to save $1 billion, a thrifty saver would have to deposit $100 in the bank each day for over 27,000 years. If a person wanted to count to one billion and could spit out numbers at the rate of three per second, it would still take over 95 years to finish.

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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 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: -
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## How many zeros does a billion have?

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Full Answer >**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 zeros from the thousand plus the six zeros from the million equals nine zeros.Filed Under: -
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## What are binary numbers?

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Full Answer >**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 equal to two to the power of that place.Filed Under: