Abbreviation for billion?
There are several acceptable abbreviations for "billion." These include, "BB," "G,"BN," and "Bil." When in doubt, check with your financial institution.
Answer It depends where you live. There are two systems for naming large numbers: the long scale and the short scale. The short scale is employed in the USA, the UK and many …other countries prefer the long scale. In the USA, a billion denotes one thousand million: 1 000 000 000 or 10 9 The long scale is employed elsewhere, and so a billion equals a million million: 1 000 000 000 000 or 10 12
Trillions. Then Quadrillions, Quintillions, and Sextillions. Billions have 9 zero's after the 1; Trillions have 12 zeros, Quadrillions 15 zeros, etc.
It seems that it is simply "B", even if some media use "bn" If you look at the pattern. k means thousand; this comes from the SI prefix kilo: which means 1000 and is abbrevi…ated with k. M means millions because the SI prefix for millions, Mega, is abbreviate M. The SI prefix for billion is Giga (abbreviated G) so I use G for billions In accounting, M is used for thousand from the roman numeral for Thousands. MM is used for a million which is one thousand squared. continuing on this pattern, MMM could be used for a billion which is a thousand cubed.
Number of zeros. U.S. & scientific community. Other countries. 3. thousand. thousand. 6. million. million. 9. billion. 1000 million (1 milliard). 12. trillion. b…illion. 15. quadrillion. 1000 billion. 18. quintillion. trillion. 21. sextillion. 1000 trillion. 24. septillion. quadrillion. 27. octillion. 1000 quadrillion. 30. nonillion. quintillion. 33. decillion. 1000 quintillion. 36. undecillion. sextillion. 39. duodecillion. 1000 sextillion. 42. tredecillion. septillion. 45. quattuordecillion. 1000 septillion. 48. quindecillion. octillion. 51. sexdecillion. 1000 octillion. 54. septendecillion. nonillion. 57. octodecillion. 1000 nonillion. 60. novemdecillion. decillion. 63. vigintillion. 1000 decillion. 66 - 120. undecillion - vigintillion. 303. centillion. 600. centillion.
There are several accepted abbreviations for $1 billion. The mostwidely used variations are typically $1B and $1bn. Though not ascommon, some people also use $1 bil.
B or media uses bn. B or media uses bn
1B = 1 billion = 1,000,000,000
IT is an abbreviation for the words Information Technology. It can also be semi shortened to info tech , information tech or info technology. Information technology is usually… something to do with computers. hope this helps... =D
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B is for billion. M for million T for trillion