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## What digit is in the Thousand place?

digit 1

In the number 1,456, the digit 1 is in the thousands place. The digit 4 is in the hundreds place. The digit 5 is in the tens place, and the digit 6 is in the ones place….4 ones.

2 hundred millions | 200,000,000 |
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+ 6 hundreds | +600 |

+ 9 tens | +90 |

+ 7 ones | +7 |

## What number is in the 10 thousands place?

Digit 4 is in ten-thousand place.

**How many places does thousand have?**

Starting from the right, the first period is ones, consisting of three place values: ones, tens, and hundreds. The second period is thousands, consisting of two place values: thousands and ten thousands.

**How do you round to the thousands place?**

To round to the nearest thousand, we look at the last three digits. If these digits are 500 or greater, then we round the thousands digit up, and if they are less than 500, then we round down, keeping the thousand’s digit the same. To round to the nearest ten thousand, we look at the last four digits.

### What is the hundred thousands place?

The first digit is called the hundred thousands’ place. It tells you how many sets of one hundred thousand are in the number. The number 495,784 has four hundred thousands.

### How do you read numbers in thousands?

To read numbers in the thousands we put the digits into their place value columns and read from left to right in groups of hundreds, tens and units (ones). We read the hundreds, tens and units within the thousands group and then read the hundreds, tens and units place value columns afterwards.

**What thousandths look like?**

The third decimal digit from the decimal point is the thousandths digit. For example, 0.008 is eight thousandths. Read the whole set of three decimal digits as a number, and say “thousandths.” 0.825 has 8 tenths, 2 hundredths, and 5 thousandths.

**How much is a thousand?**

Some people use a comma to mark every 3 digits….

Number | Name | How Many |
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1,000 | one thousand | ten hundreds |

10,000 | ten thousand | ten thousands |

100,000 | one hundred thousand | one hundred thousands |

1,000,000 | one million | one thousand thousands |

#### How do you round to thousand?

To round to the nearest thousand, we look at the last three digits. If these digits are 500 or greater, then we round the thousands digit up, and if they are less than 500, then we round down, keeping the thousand’s digit the same.