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    Question with sales of 9.4bn euros (8.2bn; $13.5bn).

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    For this sentence "with sales of 9.4bn euros (8.2bn; $13.5bn).", what is "bn"?

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    Re: with sales of 9.4bn euros (8.2bn; $13.5bn).

    Quote Originally Posted by fenglish View Post
    Hi,

    For this sentence "with sales of 9.4bn euros (8.2bn; $13.5bn).", what is "bn"?

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    A billion. It means one thousand million in the USA and one million million in the UK.

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    Question Re: with sales of 9.4bn euros (8.2bn; $13.5bn).

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    A billion. It means one thousand million in the USA and one million million in the UK.
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    one thousand = 1,000
    one million = 1,000 * 1,000 = 1,000,000
    one billion = 1,000 * 1,000 * 1,000 = 1,000,000,000

    then how to calculate "one million million"?

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    Re: with sales of 9.4bn euros (8.2bn; $13.5bn).

    Quote Originally Posted by fenglish View Post
    Thanks,

    one thousand = 1,000
    one million = 1,000 * 1,000 = 1,000,000
    one billion = 1,000 * 1,000 * 1,000 = 1,000,000,000

    then how to calculate "one million million"?
    UK, one billion = one million million = 1,000,000,000,000.

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    Question Re: with sales of 9.4bn euros (8.2bn; $13.5bn).

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    UK, one billion = one million million = 1,000,000,000,000.
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    Another question for "8.2bn", how to spell 8.2bn? Is it spell as "Euro 8 point 2 billion"?

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    Re: with sales of 9.4bn euros (8.2bn; $13.5bn).

    Quote Originally Posted by fenglish View Post
    Thanks,

    Another question for "8.2bn", how to spell 8.2bn? Is it spell as "Euro 8 point 2 billion"?
    "8.2bn" = eight point two billion pounds (sterling).

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