Chapter 1.1 (Mathematics 4th)

# Place value of numbers up to tens of thousands

• Place value up to thousands
• Place value of numbers up to tens of thousands

## Place value up to thousands

### Example 1

What is the place value of each digit in 368?

##### Working
 Place value Digit Hundreds 3 Tens 6 Ones 8
• The place value of digit 3 is hundreds.
• The place value of digit 6 is tens.
• The place value of digit 8 is ones.

### Example 2

Write the place value of each digit in the number 2 341.

##### Working
 Place value Digit Thousands 2 Hundreds 3 Tens 4 Ones 1
• The place value of digit 2 is thousands.
• The place value of digit 3 is hundreds.
• The place value of digit 4 is tens.
• The place value of digit 1 is ones.

## Exercise A

### Question 1

Show the place value of the digits in the following number.

1. 529
2. 613
3. 802

### Question 2

Use an abacus to represent the place value of the digit in each of the following numbers.

1. 2 434
2. 5 086
3. 9 034
 Number Th H T O a) 735 b) 900 c) 1 948 d) 2 018 e) 5 314 f) 8 059
1. 826
2. 1 408
3. 2 178
4. 9 634

A shopkeeper had sh 2 785 in a cash box. What is the place value of digit 7?

∴ The place value of digit 7 is

## Place value of numbers up to tens of thousands

Complete the pattern.

 9 + 1 = 10 99 + 1 = 100 999 + 1 = 1 000 9 999 + 1 = 10 000
1. The next number after 9 999 is 10 000.
2. The place value of digit 1 in 10 000 is ten thousands.

### Example 3

What is the place value of digit 4 in 43 905?

##### Working
 TTh Th H T O 4 3 9 0 5

The place value of digit 4 is ten thousands.

## Exercise B

 Number TTh Th H T O a) 2 063 b) 1 975 c) 8 462 d) 2 011 e) 3 689 f) 9 709
1. 842
2. 2 374
3. 49 621
4. 84 005
 Digit Place value 8 Ten ThousandsThousandsHundredsTensOnes 9 Ten ThousandsThousandsHundredsTensOnes 7 Ten ThousandsThousandsHundredsTensOnes 5 Ten ThousandsThousandsHundredsTensOnes 6 Ten ThousandsThousandsHundredsTensOnes

There were 68 920 people in a location. What is the place value of digit 6 in the number?

∴ The place value of digit 6 is

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