**> Writing Numbers in Expanded Form <**

**Writing Numbers in Expanded Form**

Numbers could be written in three ways, standard

form, word form (written form), and expanded form.

The expanded form of a number is the sum of its

various place values.

Example1: The number 369 written in expanded form

is 300+60+9

Place values chart

There are 3 sets of one hundred in the

hundred place.

100+100+100 = 300

There are 6 sets of

tens in the tens place.

10+10+10+10+10+10 = 60

There are 9

ones in the ones place.

1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1 = 9

Example2:

Below is the number 425 written in all three forms.

Example3: the Number 4,276 written in three forms.