How big is a million?

How big is a million?

We all know what a million is: it is a big number. Yet we use it quite a lot in our day to day. But how big actually is it?
Let’s start by asking a seemingly innocent question: how long would it take you to count to a million?
Take your wild guess and write it down quickly! A couple of hours? 10 hours? 3 years? Maybe more?…

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