**GED Math: Whole Number Place Value**

Every whole number is made up of digits. The number 36 has two digits and the number 316 has three digits.

The position of each digit determines its place value.

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**ten-thousands**

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**thousands**

↑ ↑

**hundreds**

↑ ↑ ↑

**tens**

↑ ↑ ↑ ↑

**ones**

6 9, 2 0 3

The 6 is in the ten-thousands place. 6 x 10,000

The 9 is in the thousands place. 9 x 1000

The 2 is in the hundreds place. It has a place value of 2 x 100.

The 0 is in the tens place. It has a place value of 0 x 10.

The 3 is in the ones spot. It has a place value of 3 x 1

60,000 + 9000 + 200+ 3 = 69, 203

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