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Mark, Not till I know where you are writing from! In Britain a trillion means a million million million, 1 followed by 18 zeros. In North America it's a thousand thousand million, 1 followed by 12 zeros. Dividing a number that ends in zero by 10 has the effect of removing one of the zeros: so 3000 / 10 = 300. So a British trillion divided by ten is 1 followed by 17 zeros, which is a hundred thousand billion. In North America it would be 1 followed by 11 zeros. What would that be called? Fill in the next two lines and find out!
RD  


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