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Know Your Numbers: Alternative Numbers

In this worksheet, students write numbers given in alternative formats in a more standard way.

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'Know Your Numbers: Alternative Numbers' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 4 11+ worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Place Value

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

Sometimes you may hear people using numbers in alternative formats, such as:


"There were about 35 hundred people in the theatre".


35 hundred is the same as 35 x 100 = 3500 or three thousand five hundred.


Example 1

Change 32 tens into a proper number



32 x 10 = 320


Example 2

Write 523 hundred in the normal way



523 x 100 = 52300





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