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# When do you write numbers in upper case and when in lower case?

## When do you write numbers in upper case and when in lower case?

Upper case or lower case? In general, the following rule applies to numerals: Everything less than a million is written in lower case, i.e. one, two, three, fifteen new e-mails, one hundred and fifty euros. The numbers million, billion, trillion etc. must be capitalized.

## How do you write numbers in words?

Amounts of money are written in lowercase and together, currencies in uppercase. For €103.20 one writes: one hundred and three twenty euros or (one) hundred and three twenty (cent) euros. If you want to emphasize the one in a hundred, you can write “one hundred”, but it is also sufficient “one hundred and three euros twenty”.

## How is the number 16 written?

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## What is the name of the number with 12 zeros?

The numerical name trillion stands for the number 1000 billion or 1,000 = 1012 in international usage, i.e. in the decimal system for a one followed by 12 zeros. 1000 trillion equals one quadrillion.

## What is the highest known number?

This number corresponds to a 1 followed by 100 zeros, written out: 000. The systematic English name of this number is ten sexdezilliarden (or ten sedezilliarden).

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