Lesson 6 Represent Numbers in Different Ways

    • Let’s represent numbers in different ways.

Warm-up Which One Doesn’t Belong: Numbers in Different Ways

Which one doesn’t belong?

  1. three hundred twenty-five

  2. Base-ten diagram. 3 hundreds. 2 tens. 5 ones.
  3. 253

  4. 3 hundreds, 2 tens, 5 ones

Activity 1 Numbers as Words

  1. Fill in the blanks to represent 248 with words. 

    two forty-

  2. Fill in the blanks to represent 562 with words. 

    hundred -

  3. Represent this number with words.

    Base-ten diagrams. 4 hundreds, 3 tens, 3 ones.
  4. Represent 627 with words.

  5. Represent with words.

  6. Represent three hundred eighteen in two different ways.

Activity 2 Represent the Numbers

Represent the number on your poster. Be sure to represent the number using:

  • a three-digit number

  • a base-ten diagram

  • expanded form

  • words

If you have time: Represent the number using only tens and ones. Represent the number composed in a different way.

Practice Problem

Problem 1

Represent the number 235 in these ways.

  1. a base-ten diagram

  2. expanded form

  3. words