How much is 4 billion you ask? Well, you have come to the right place to learn all about 4 billion!
Let's start with how you would write 4 billion with numbers only:
And this is how you would write 4 billion with letters only:
If you take apart 4 billion and turn it into millions you get:
4 billion = 4,000 million
If you type in 4 billion on your calculator, it may come out as a scientific notation of:
4.0E+09 (4.0 x 109)
OK, enough of the basics. Now we will put 4 billion in the context of other things, so you can get a better idea of how much it really is:
Spending: If you had 4 billion dollars, you could buy 133,333 cars at $30,000/each or 20,000 houses at $200,000/each.
Travel: If you were to travel 4 billion miles, you could fly around the world 160,636 times or take a round trip to the moon 8,372 times.
Savings: If you could save $100,000/year, it would take you 40,000 years to save 4 billion dollars. If you could save $10,000 every single day, then it would only
take you 1,096 years to save 4 billion.
Giving: With 4 billion dollars, you could afford to give every man, woman, and child in Canada $111.11.
Living: If you could live for 4 billion minutes, you would live until you were 7,610 years old.