Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321955048
ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 1 - Section 1.2 - Place Value, Names for Numbers, and Reading Tables - Exercise Set: 73

Answer

According to Merriam-Webster (m-w.com), the definition of "trillion" is "a number equal to 1,000 times one billion." To write that in standard form, it is 1,000,000,000,000.

Work Step by Step

Find a reputable dictionary (Merriam Webster is best) and copy the definition. Next, write 1 followed by 12 zeroes.
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