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There is the biggest number?

Once people have had for the last number. Once this number was very small, for example, one hundred. And even earlier - even forty. Currently, the numbers have become so large that for ease of reading typed classes. The right three separate numbers-1st class, then another three or 2nd class, etc. 1st class gives the number of units, the 2nd - thousand, 3 - million. Unit 4-th class is called billion or billion. Unit 5 th, 6 th, 7 th, 8 th... classes are called trillion, quadrillion, quintillion, sextillion, septillion... So, we can say that 1000 is a unit of the 2nd class, and 15 trillion fifteen units 5. Each unit of the following class is a thousand times more than the previous. Thus, with the introduction of classes you can hardly count to the end.

In the decimal system is the smallest number is 1 (100), and then go: 10 - ten, 102 hundred, 103 - one thousand, 106 - million, 109 - billion (billion), 1012 - trillion, 1015 - quadrillion, 1018 - quintillion, 1021 - sextillion, 1024 - septillion, 1027 - octillion, 1030 - nonillion, 1033 - decillion...