# Math: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Place Value 3 (Questions)

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The values of digits change depending on their place in a number. A two, for example, can be worth 2 units, 2 tens, 2 hundreds or 2 thousands, the equivalent of 2, 20, 200 and 2,000. So, which number would be the equivalent of 4 hundreds, 3 tens and 5 units? The answer is 435.

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