With president Obama’s budgets, we need to think in terms of trillions. Billions are hard enough to conceptualize, but a trillion is truly mind boggling. Well, thanks to the efforts of PageTutor, we can easily visualize one trillion dollars in one hundred dollar bills.
This is a Franklin:
And, this is a trillion dollars worth of Franklins:
The little red figure on the lower left is a man!
Read the whole enchilada to see all of the steps from the hundred to the trillion.