Posted by Joel on September 11, 2002 at 18:52:05:
In Reply to: be careful what you ask... posted by T.Gracken on September 11, 2002 at 17:26:16:
: : could anyone give my an enormous approximation of 156 factorial
: if you ask for an approximation (with no specifics) then no matter what number someone writes must be considered correct... so if I was feeling like a smart*ss I could say 1,000,000 as it is an approximation and in my mind it is an enormous number.
: However, if you want a bit more accuracy, just use the calculator feature included with your desktop (windows & mac provide them with their operating system) and you will get
: ...or (approximately) a 7 followed by 275 zeros.
: the biggest number I know the name of is a google (a 1 followed by 100 zeros)
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