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It is supposed to be said "one million five hundred thousand" but it is easier to say "and a half" as in a half million.

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Q: If one and a half is 1½ one hundred and a half is 100½ one thousand and a half is 1000½ and ten thousand and a half is 10000½ why is a million and a half 1500000 instead of 1000000½?
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