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Important words to know

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• Important words to know

digit – is a single symbol used to make numerals. 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5,

6, 7, 8, 9 are the ten digits we use.

Example: If we consider a number 327.

How many digits do we have?

value – refers to the worth of each digit depending on where it

lies in the number.

Example: Let us consider a 5-digit number:

45, 732.

What is the value of 7?

Place value – refers to the value of the column in which the

number is.

4 5 7 3 2

What is the place value of 7?

digit – is a single symbol used to make numerals. 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5,

6, 7, 8, 9 are the ten digits we use.

Example: If we consider a number 327.

How many digits do we have?

value – refers to the worth of each digit depending on where it

lies in the number.

Example: Let us consider a 5-digit number:

45, 732.

What is the value of 7?

Place value – refers to the value of the column in which the

number is.

4 5 7 3 2

What is the place value of 7?