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Errors in writing the numbers in words
Example: Write 443 861

Four hundred and fortythree thousand eight hundred and sixty-one

Four hundred forty-three thousand eight hundred and sixtyone.
“and‟ is used before the last value of the number.

INCORRECT

CORRECT

Example Determine the place value of the digit 5 in the number 465 790

The place value of the digit 5 is 5000.

The place value of the digit 5 is thousands.

This is the value of the digit, not the place value

Place value is in words

Incorrect

correct

7 125 + 129 X 8 =7 254 x 8 =58 032

7 125 + 129 x 8= 7 125 + 1 032= =8 157
Use the BODMAS rule. Multiply first and then add.

Incorrect

correct

4 692 + 37 – 11 =4 692 – 26 =4 666

4 692 + 37 -11 =4 729 -11 =4 718
Carry out the operation from left to right. Do addition first then subtraction.

incorrect

correct

Example: Round of 539 533 to the nearest thousand. a) 539 533 a) 539 533 540 000 530 000 or 539 000
“1” is not added to the digit (9) to be rounded off

b) 539 533

540 533

Digit to be rounded off

“1” has been added to the digit (3) but the other digit to its right are not replaced with “0”

Digit to the right is 5, so add “1” to the digit 9 and replace other digit with „0”

Incorrect

correct