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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 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 do you write out in figures 1 million?

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Full Answer >**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 "million" is from the Italian "millione," which means "thousand."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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## How many zeros are in one million?

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Full Answer >**There are six zeros in one million.**This figure does not include decimal points.Filed Under: