**Billion Place Value**

The place value system used by American and European people to read numbers is completely different from the place value system used by Indian people. Indian used a multiple of 10 to get to the next place value. One (Unit) multiplied by 10 is Ten. 10 multiplied by 10 is 100(hundred). 100(hundred) multiplied by 10 is 1000 (Thousand). It goes ahead in the same pattern thousand is followed by ten thousand then comes lakh, Ten lakh, crore, and so on.

The following table illustrates the Indian place-value System.

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## What is 1 Billion?

Multiple of 10 | Place value | Number |

1 | Unit | 1 |

1×10 | Ten | 10 |

10×10 | Hundred | 100 |

100×10 | Thousands | 1,000 |

1000×10 | Ten Thousand | 10,000 |

10000×10 | 1 lakh | 1,00,000 |

100000×10 | Ten lakh | 10,00,0000 |

1000000×10 | 1 crore | 1,00,00,000 |

Now we will try to understand the place value system used by Western people to read the number. It is the same as the Indian system up to a place value thousand after that multiple of 1000 is used to go from one place value to another place value instead of 10 multiples. The following table illustrates the Western place value system used to read numbers.

Multiple of 10 | Place value | Number |

1 | Unit | 1 |

1×10 | Ten | 10 |

10×10 | Hundred | 100 |

100×10 | Thousands | 1,000 |

1000×1000 | 1 million | 10,00,000 |

1000000×1000 | 1 Billion | 1,00,00,00,000 |

1000000000×1000 | 1Trillion | 10,00,00,00,00,000 |

1000000000000×1000 | 1 Quadrillion | 1,00,00,00,00,00,00,000 |

As you can see western place-value system is similar to the Indian place-value system up to a thousand then a multiple of 1000 is used instead of 10 to go to the next place value of the number.

From the above table, you can Cleary see that

**1 Billion = 1,00,00,00,000 = 100 core= 10,000 lakh = 1000 million**

### How many zeros are in 1 Billion?

Mathematically 1 Billion means one thousand million which means it contains 3 zeros of thousand and 6 zeros of million as 1 million is equal to ten lakhs. So the total number of zeros in Billion is 9 zeros.

1 billion= 1,00,00,00,000

1 billion is the number that comes after 99,99,99,999 and before 1,00,00,00,001

#### How many billions is equal to how many cores?

We know that 1 billion = 1,00,00,00,000

Also we know that 1 core = 1, 00, 00,000

Therefore we can say that 1 billion = 100 core

To convert billions into crores we use the following formula

Number in billions×1, 00, 00, 00,000 = number in crore

#### What is 1 Billion?

Number in Billion | Number in crore(In figure) | Number in crore(In words) |

1 Billion | 1,00,00,00,000 | One Hundred crore |

1.5 Billion | 1,50,00,00,000 | One Hundred fifty crore |

2 Billion | 2,00,00,00,000 | Two Hundred |

2.35 Billion | 2,35,00,00,000 | Two Hundred thirty-five crore |

3 Billion | 3,00,00,00,000 | Three Hundred Crore |

3.75 Billion | 3,75,00,00,000 | Three Hundred seventy-five crore |

5.25 Billion | 5,25,00,00,000 | Five Hundred twenty-five crore |

4.45 Billion | 4,45,00,00,000 | Four Hundred Forty-five core |

6.10 Billion | 6,10,00,00,000 | Six Hundred and ten crore |

7 Billion | 7,00,00,00,000 | Seven Hundred crore |

8.20 Billion | 8,20,00,00,000 | Eight Hundred and Twenty crore |

#### How many crores is equal to how many billions?

We know that 1 crore = 10000000

And we also know 1 Billion = 1000000000

Therefore 1 crore = 0.01 Billions

To convert crore into Billion we will use the following formula

Number in crore/1000000000 = number in Billion

Number in crore in words | Number in crore in figure | Number in Billions |

Two hundred twenty –nine crore | 2,29,00,00,000 | 2.29 Billion |

Three hundred thirty-six crore | 3,36,00,00,000 | 3.36Billion |

Three hundred forty crore | 3,40,00,00,000 | 3.40 Billion |

Six hundred crore | 6,00,00,00,000 | 6 Billion |

Two hundred fifty crore | 2,50,00,00,000 | 2.50 Billion |

Nine hundred sixty crore | 9,60,00,00,000 | 9.60Billion |

Seven hundred thirty-one crore | 7,31,00,00,000 | 7.31 Billion |

Eight hundred and Fifty crore | 8,50,00,00,000 | 8.50 Billion |

Six hundred fifty-five crore | 6,55,00,00,000 | 6.55 Billion |

Five hundred and one crore | 5,01,00,00,000 | 5.01 Billion |

### How to Convert US Dollars in Billions into Indian Rupee?

We know that 1 Billion = 1000000000

And 1 dollar = 73.45 Rupee(INR)

To convert US dollars in Billions into Indian rupees we use the following formula.

Number in Billions×73.45×1000000000 = number in rupee

**e.g. 1**

Convert 5.65 Billion US Dollars into Indian rupee.

We have the formula

Number in Billions×73.45×1000000000 = number in rupee

By applying the formula we get

5.65×73.45×1000000000 = number in rupee

Number in rupee = 4, 14,99,25,00,000

The amount of money is Four Kharab fourteen Arab ninety-nine crore twenty-five lakh

**e.g.2**

Mukesh Ambani is the richest person in India. His home in Mumbai which is known by the name Antilla is one of the most luxurious buildings in India its estimate is approximately 2.6 US billion dollars let’s convert its cost into an Indian rupee.

We have the Formula

Number in Billions×73.45×1000000000 = number in rupee

By applying the formula we get

2×73.45×1000000000 = number in rupee

Number in rupee = 1, 46,90,00,00,000

The Total amount of rupee is one Kharab forty-six Arab ninety crore

We can also write the cost of Antillia is 14,690 crore

The above result is calculated according to the conversion rate of the dollar into the INR rupee in September 2021.

### How to convert Indian Rupee into US Dollars in Billions?

We know that 1 Billion = 1000000000

And 1 dollar = 73.45 Rupee (INR)

To convert the Indian rupee into US dollars in Billions we use the following formula.

Number in rupee/73.45×1000000000 = number in US dollars in Billions

**e.g. 1**

Till 15 March 2019 the Oscar-winning Indian movie slumdog millionaire has grossed 15, 86, 13,802 At the Indian Box office converting this amount into US dollars in Billions.

We have the formula

Number in rupee/73.45×1000000000 = Number in US dollars in Billion

By applying the formula we have

15, 86, 13,802/73.45×1000000000 = Number in US dollars in Billion

Number in US dollars in Billion = 0.0021 Billion US dollars

= 21, 00,000 US dollars

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#### FAQ About 1 Billion

**Q. How many zeros are there in 1 Billion?**

**Ans: **1 Billion = 1,00,00,00,000 as you can see there are 9 zeros.

**Q. How many crores is equal to 1 billion?**

**Ans: **100 crore is equal to 1 billion.

**Q. How many million is equal to 1 billion?**

**Ans:** 1000 million is equal to 1 billion.

**Q. How many lahks is equal to 1 billion?**

**Ans:** 10000lakh is equal to 1 billion.

**Q. In the Western palace value system what is the next place after the billion?**

**Ans:** Trillion