Can you write twenty-four thousand or eight million, four thousand and seventeen without having a small panic about where the zeros go? If you’re not sure – and most children aren’t – then click on this 3 minute video

CLICK HERE for our 3 minute youtube video Place Value: How to write big numbers.

CLICK HERE for a worksheet to print off and test yourself.

CLICK HERE for the answer sheet, to see if you got them all right.

And here are the answers to the numbers given in words above:

24 000

8 004 017

That was easy!