Indian Number System

In this lesson, we will discover the differences between our Base 10 number system, and the Indian number system.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.The following number in the "Base 5" system is equivalent to...

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Q2.The following number in the "Base 5" system is equivalent to...

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Q3.17 can be represented in the Base 5 system as...

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Q4.99 can be represented in the Base 5 system as...

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.The following number in the "Base 5" system is equivalent to...

1/4

Q2.The following number in the "Base 5" system is equivalent to...

2/4

Q3.17 can be represented in the Base 5 system as...

3/4

Q4.99 can be represented in the Base 5 system as...

4/4

Video

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Worksheet

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Numbers and Numerals Lesson 3:

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.For each of these questions, refer to the diagram below to help you. First, the number 6 00 000 in the Indian number system is called...

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Q2.The number 6 00 000 in the standard short-scale system is called...

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Q3.The standard short scale number Four million, five hundred thousand is written in the Indian system as...

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Q4.The Indian number seventeen crore, twenty two lakh, four thousand is written in the standard short scale system as...

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Numbers and Numerals Lesson 3:

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.For each of these questions, refer to the diagram below to help you. First, the number 6 00 000 in the Indian number system is called...

1/4

Q2.The number 6 00 000 in the standard short-scale system is called...

2/4

Q3.The standard short scale number Four million, five hundred thousand is written in the Indian system as...

3/4

Q4.The Indian number seventeen crore, twenty two lakh, four thousand is written in the standard short scale system as...

4/4

Lesson summary: Indian Number System

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