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**Understanding place values**

The value of a digit depends on its place in a number. This is its place value.

place value chart

369 = 300 + 60 + 9.

looking at the place value chart you can

see that there is a 3 in the hundred place

which means 100 three times=300, 6 in

the tens place means 10 six times=60 and

9 in the ones place means one nine

times=9. Total=369

**This number could be written in three forms, standard form, expanded form, or word form.**

**Example: Standard form - 367 Expanded form - 300 + 60 + 9 Word form - three hundred sixty-nine**

Place Value Chart