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The value of the digit 1 in 420,108 is 100.

# Place Value (Year 5)

In KS2 Maths, you'll learn about special numbers! Imagine numbers have homes, and the place they live changes their value. Year Five kids are maths experts, knowing about thousands, hundreds, tens, ones, tenths, and hundredths. They're now pals with hundred thousands! They even know cool tricks like 10 x 10 = 100. They're superstars at writing numbers using words and digits.

Every digit has a special job, depending on where it lives in a number. The number 2 can be 2 ones, 2 tens, 2 hundreds, or 2 thousands! That's like being 2, 20, 200, or 2,000. Can you guess what number has 4 hundreds, 3 tens, and 5 ones? It's 435!

Test your place value skills with a fun quiz for 9-10-year-olds. Let's see how much you remember!

1.
Which has the smallest value?
40,000
41 thousands
410 hundreds
4,100 tens
All the numbers are equivalent to 41,000 except 40,000 which is the smallest
2.
Which is the number that is equivalent to three hundred and seventy-four thousand and fifty-two?
37,452
3,074,052
307,452
374,052
374,052 has 3 hundred thousands
7 ten thousands
4 one thousands
0 hundreds
5 tens
and 2 ones
3.
What needs to be added to 45,612 to make 45,912?
30
300
3,000
30,000
The digit 6 is worth 600 so to change it to 900 you must add 300
4.
Which is 48,921 in words?
Four hundred thousand eighty nine hundred and twenty one
Forty eight thousand nine hundred and twenty one
Forty eight thousand and twenty one
Four hundred and eight thousand nine hundred and twenty one
48,921 has 4 ten thousands
8 one thousands
9 hundreds
2 tens
and 1 one
5.
Which is the number that is equivalent to sixty-two thousand seven hundred and eighty-two?
62,782
620,872
628,072
627.82
62,782 has 6 ten thousands
2 one thousands
7 hundreds
8 tens
and 2 ones
6.
What is the value of the digit 9 in 28,945?
90
900
9,000
90,000
The 9 is in the hundreds column so is worth 9 x 100 = 900
7.
What does the digit 4 in 401,253 represent?
400
4,000
40,000
400,000
The 4 is in the hundred thousands column so is worth 4 x 100,000 = 400,000
8.
What needs to be subtracted from 19,723 to make 12,723?
70
700
7,000
70,000
The digit 9 is equivalent to 9,000 so to change it to 2,000 you must subtract 7,000
9.
What does the digit 3 in 36,218 represent?
30
300
3,000
30,000
The 3 is in the ten thousands column so is worth 3 x 10,000 = 30,000
10.
What is the value of the digit 1 in 420,108?
100
1,000
10,000
100,000
The 1 is in the hundreds column so is worth 1 x 100 = 100