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## What x10 is mega?

Table 5. SI prefixes

Factor | Name | Symbol |
---|---|---|

109 | giga | G |

106 | mega | M |

103 | kilo | k |

102 | hecto | h |

## Does Mega mean 1000?

Kilo- means 1,000; a Kilobyte is one thousand bytes. Mega- means 1,000,000; a Megabyte is a million bytes. Giga- means 1,000,000,000; a Gigabyte is a billion bytes.

## What power is mega?

Power Prefixes

Power Prefixes | |
---|---|

Factor | |

tera | 1012 |

giga | 109 |

mega | 106 |

## What power of 10 is Pico?

SI Prefixes and Symbols Used to Denote Powers of 10

Prefix | Multiple | Symbol |
---|---|---|

micro | 10-6 | mu |

nano | 10-9 | n |

pico | 10-12 | p |

femto | 10-15 | f |

## What is above a petabyte?

If you want an even larger measurement of data storage, there’s the exabyte, which is 1,000 times larger than a petabyte. Then you get to the zettabyte, which is 1,000 times larger than an exabyte, which is 1 million petabytes.

## What is the prefix of 10 3?

The 20 SI Prefixes

Multiple | Amount | Prefix |
---|---|---|

10-3 | 1 thousandth | milli |

10-6 | 1 millionth | micro |

10-9 | 1 thousandth of a millionth | nano |

10-12 | 1 millionth of a millionth | pico |

## What does Mega mean in biology?

Molecular Evolutionary Genetics Analysis (MEGA) is computer software for conducting statistical analysis of molecular evolution and for constructing phylogenetic trees.

## What is a mega in computer terms?

A. M. (1) Million (10 to the 6th power). Abbreviated “M,” it is a prefix for capacities and speeds (megabits, megabytes, megahertz, etc.). Mega may refer to 1,000,000 or 1,048,576, the latter based on the binary system (see NIST binary).

## How many is mega?

one million

Mega is a unit prefix in metric systems of units denoting a factor of one million (106 or 1000000). It has the unit symbol M. It was confirmed for use in the International System of Units (SI) in 1960.