What Does a Trillion Look Like?

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.

Memo – Attn: Nilk

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