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Want Some Really Big Numbers? Here Are the Zoogol and the Zoogolplex.

Portmanteaus of the words “zillion” and “googol” / “googleplex,” these two new number-names are offered for the use of anyone who feels a need for even more named numbers which are ridiculously larger than the number of particles known to exist. 180 more words

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March 15, 2016

Did you know…

The popular search engine, Google, was named after the long number googol, a number with 100 zeros. The meaning for this name was the amount of answers Google could offer to a question. 16 more words

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A googol is 10100 or 1, followed by 100 zeroes.

In contrast, a googolplex is 10googol or 10(10100) or 1, followed by 10100 zeroes.
To write out googolplex, be prepared to invest some time. 392 more words

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