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Which is larger: (a) 1.000001^{1000000} or 2? (b) 100^{300} or 300! (i.e.factorial 300)

Big, Bigger, Biggest

Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Which is the biggest and which the smallest of these numbers?

$$2000^{2002}  \quad\quad 2001^{2001}\quad\quad 2002^{2000} $$

How do they compare in magnitude?