# Know the Words for the Numbers (1)

In this worksheet, students recognise the correct wording for the given numbers.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Number and Place Value

Curriculum subtopic:   Read and Write Numerals/Words to 1000

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

The left digit tells you how many tens, like twenty, thirty, forty, fifty....etc.

The right digit tells you how many ones.

When the tens digit is 1, we have numbers like thirteen, fourteen, fifteen...etc....

When the tens digit is bigger than 1, we use twenty-, thirty-, forty-, etc....

We put a hyphen or dash between two number words, unless the tens digit is 1.

Examples

17 seventeen

38 thirty-eight

49 forty-nine

80 eighty

How do you read this number?

21

two one

twenty-one

twelve

How do you read this number?

15

fifteen

fifty-one

one and five

How do you read this number?

20

two zero

two and zero

twenty

How do you read this number?

25

two five

twenty and five

twenty-five

How do you read this number?

52

two five

fifty-two

twenty-five

How do you read this number?

60

sixteen

sixty

six Oh

How do you read this number?

16

sixteen

sixty

one six

How do you read this number?

66

six six

sixty-six

six and six

How do you read this number?

96

ninesix

nineteen and six

ninety-six

How do you read this number?

13

threeteen

tenty-three

thirteen

• Question 1

How do you read this number?

21

twenty-one
EDDIE SAYS
20 and 1 is twenty-one with a hyphen.
• Question 2

How do you read this number?

15

fifteen
EDDIE SAYS
The tens digit is a 1 so it's a teen...fifteen with no hyphen.
• Question 3

How do you read this number?

20

twenty
EDDIE SAYS
2 tens is twenty.
• Question 4

How do you read this number?

25

twenty-five
EDDIE SAYS
20 and 5 is twenty-five with a hyphen.
• Question 5

How do you read this number?

52

fifty-two
EDDIE SAYS
50 and 2 is fifty-two with a hyphen.
• Question 6

How do you read this number?

60

sixty
EDDIE SAYS
No ones, so just sixty.
• Question 7

How do you read this number?

16

sixteen
EDDIE SAYS
The tens digit is 1 so it's a teen...sixteen with no hyphen.
• Question 8

How do you read this number?

66

sixty-six
EDDIE SAYS
60 in the tens place 6 in the ones place is sixty-six.
• Question 9

How do you read this number?

96

ninety-six
EDDIE SAYS
90 in the tens place and 6 in the ones place is ninety-six.
• Question 10

How do you read this number?

13

thirteen
EDDIE SAYS
The tens digit is a 1 so it's a teen...thirteen with no hyphen.
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