Practice!

Sample Problem

In 8,157 the digit ‘8’ stands for 8 × ___

Solution

Make a place value diagram:

 

thousands

Hundreds

Tens

Ones

Digit

8

1

5

7

Value of 1

(1,000)

(100)

(10)

(1)

Value of digit

8,000

100

50

7

So the answer is 1000