## Place Value

 1.6 Place Value
Expresses the value given to the place or position of the digit in a number.

Example:

(a) 72

 Place value Digit value Tens 70 Ones 2
• Place value for 7 is tens.
• Place value for 2 is ones.
• Digit value for 7 is 70.
• Digit value for 2 is 2.

(b) 152
 Place value Digit value Hundreds 100 Tens 50 Ones 2
• Place value for 1 is hundreds.
• Place value for 5 is tens.
• Place value for 2 is ones.
• Digit value for 1 is 100.
• Digit value for 5 is 50.
• Digit value for 2 is 2.

## Place Value

 1.6 Place Value
Expresses the value given to the place or position of the digit in a number.

Example:

(a) 72

 Place value Digit value Tens 70 Ones 2
• Place value for 7 is tens.
• Place value for 2 is ones.
• Digit value for 7 is 70.
• Digit value for 2 is 2.

(b) 152
 Place value Digit value Hundreds 100 Tens 50 Ones 2
• Place value for 1 is hundreds.
• Place value for 5 is tens.
• Place value for 2 is ones.
• Digit value for 1 is 100.
• Digit value for 5 is 50.
• Digit value for 2 is 2.