## Monday, October 15, 2012

### Big #'s!

This is interesting to look at.  Could be a great overhead, or document camera projection while entering the class.

1 = One
10 = Ten
100 = One hundred
1000 = One thousand
86400 = The number of seconds in a day
1000000 = One million
31556926 = The number of seconds in a year
1000000000 = One billion
7000000000 = The estimated human population on Earth (2011)
1000000000000 = One trillion
1000000000000000000 = One quintillion
1000000000000000000000 = One sextillion
1000000000000000000000000 = One septillion
1000000000000000000000000000 = One octillion
1000000000000000000000000000000 = One nonillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000 = One decillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One undecillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One duodecillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One tredecillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One quattuordecillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One quindecillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One sexdecillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One septendecillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One octodecillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One novemdecillion
1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One vigintillion
10000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One googol (the number 1 followed by 100 zeros)
1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 = One centillion (the number 1 followed by 303 zeros)
One googolplex = The number 1 followed by a googol zeros (there literally isn't enough room in the universe to write this number).
While not really a number, ‘infinity’ refers to a limitless quantity and is represented by a symbol that looks like the number 8 placed on its side.