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1 million in mathematical terms is also called one thousand thousand. Find out how to write one million in numbers and interesting facts about using millions in mathematics.

Large numbers can be intimidating in maths, adding to the maths phobia or maths anxiety that troubles many of us alike. One such number is a million. Students get confused about the number of zeros in a million and how to write 1 million in numbers. Read the blog if you want more clarity regarding expressing 1 million in numbers.

## What is 1 million in numbers?

One million or ten hundred thousand, or one thousand thousand is the natural number followed by 999,999 and preceded by 1,000,001. The term million comes from the Old French *million *(late 13c.), and from the Italian *million *(now milione), literally “a great thousand,”1 million in number is denoted as 1,000,000. Thousand separators or decimal separators are used while writing it.

## 1 Million in Numeric Form

How to write 1 mil in numbers? One million is shown as the numeric, followed by 6 zeroes. Suppose we want to find x million in number form; we multiply x by 1 million in numbers, i.e. 1,000,000. x million = x × 1,000,000 For example, if a book has sold 4 million copies, and we wish to write 4 million in numeric form, we multiply 4 with 1,000,000. 4 × 1000000 = 4,000,000 The following table shows the method of writing 10 million,100 million, 1.2 million and 1.5 million, 20 million in numbers |

Name | Number |

10 million | 10,000,000 |

1.2 million | 1,200,000 |

1.5 million | 1,500,000. |

20 million | 20,000,000 |

100 million | 100,000,000 |

## Additional Information About 1 Million

### Use in English language

In its simplest terms, a million is “one thousand thousand”. The word **“million**” is often used with money or to express exaggeration. The number ‘million’ in English is used in several instances. “*Millionaire*” is a person whose net value is at least a million units of currency.

It is used as an expression of exaggeration, like:

- I can eat this pizza a
*million*times! - Thanks a
*mil*for your support.

### Shown in Exponent form

In exponent form, it can be denoted as 10^6

### In other Place Value Systems

In the Indian place value system, 1,00,000 (a hundred thousand) is called a **Lakh**, and 10,000,000 (10 million) is called **10 Lakhs**. The Indian place value system differs from the international place value system is the following way:

Numbers | International System | Indian System |

1,00,000 | One Hundred Thousand | One Lakh |

1,000,000 | One Million | Ten Lakhs |

10,000,000 | Ten Million | One Crore |

100,000,000 | Hundred Million | Ten Crores |

## Numbers of Zeros in a Million, Billion, Trillion, and Quadrillion?

We can also write other larger numbers using the system of writing 1 million in numbers. The number of zeros in a million, billion, trillion, and quadrillion are below.

Number | Number of zeros | Exponent Form |

1 million | 6 | 10^{6} |

1 billion | 9 | 10^{9} |

1 trillion | 12 | 10^{12} |

1 quadrillion | 15 | 10^{15} |

## How do you write a Million in short form?

If you have to write million in an abbreviated or short form, you may write it as M/m or MM/mm. M in Roman numerals stands for thousand. To write 1 million in Roman numerals, we can use the symbol MM/mm.

It means 1000 x 1000, which equals 1,000,000 or 1 million. You would have noticed **MM **or **mm** in financial reports and accounts. Its other forms include **mil.**

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## Frequently Asked Questions

**How many numbers does 1 mil have?**1 million has 7 numerals in it, 1 followed by 6 zeroes. So it is written as 1,000,000.

**How do you write 1 millimetre in numbers?**The millimetre is a measure of length in the metric system. A millimetre is **one-thousandth of a metre**. Therefore, 1 millimetre equals **0.001 metres. **If we have to convert it in inches, 1 millimetre is** **equivalent to 0.03937 inches.

**Is it 1 mil or 1 mill?**The correct abbreviation to use while writing million is ** mil.** To write 1 million is an abbreviated form; we write as 1 mil.

**How do you write 1.5 mil?**1.5 mil is written as 1,500,000 in numeric form.

**How do you write $1 million?**Writing $1 million is easy. You have to write 1 followed by 6 zeroes, i.e. 1,000,000

**How many Millions are in a Billion?**There are a thousand million in BILLION. It means you must multiply a million by 1000 to get a billion. It is because there are 9 zeros in a billion.

1,000,000 x 1,000 = 1,000,000,000

**How do you convert Millions into Thousands?**Don’t feel overwhelmed by the number of zeros involved in millions. You can convert millions to thousands by following the simple logic that 1 million =1000 thousand. Then, multiply the million figure by 1000 to get the answer.

To understand better, check out the example given.

Convert 5 million into thousands.

5 million x 1000 = 5000 thousands.

**How many Millions are in a Quadrillion?**A quadrillion is a thousand billion. It is written in exponential form as 10^{15}, which means 1 is followed by 15 zeros.

1 Quadrillion = 1000000000 Millions

**How many zeros in 1 million?**1 million has 6 zeros: 1,000,000

**What is 1 million in rupees and words?**The Indian place value system differs from the one followed in the West. A hundred thousand is a lakh in the Indian place value system.

1,00,000 = 1 lakh

A lakh has 5 zeros, and a million has 6 zeros. Therefore, 1 million in Indian rupees is addressed as 10 lakhs.

**What is 10 million in numbers?**The number 10,000,000 (ten million) is a natural number. It is preceded by 9,999,999 and followed by 10,000,001. In exponent notation, it is written as **10 ^{7.}**

**What is 1 billion in numbers?**1 Billion in Numbers in numbers, generally speaking, is 100,000,0000. In figures, 1000000000 is written with thousand separators as 1,000,000,000. 109

**What is 10 million in numbers?**10 Million in Numbers, generally speaking, is 10,000,000. In the Indian place value system, 10 million is called 1 core.

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