A

1,000 x 1,000 =

Which is a 1 followed by 6 zeros

Using

The prefix "mega-" means a million.

Examples:

• a megaliter is a million liters

• a megameter is a million meters (1,000 kilometers, about the distance from London to Berlin)

Below is a cube made of a million smaller cubes:

**thousand thousands**1,000 x 1,000 =

**1,000,000**Which is a 1 followed by 6 zeros

Using

**scientific notation**: 1 × 10^{6}The prefix "mega-" means a million.

Examples:

• a megaliter is a million liters

• a megameter is a million meters (1,000 kilometers, about the distance from London to Berlin)

Below is a cube made of a million smaller cubes:

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