Reading and Writing Large Numbers

How Many People?

Population Number Bank (statistics)

6,745,408 | 13,540 | 189 | 6,558 |

645,966 | 307,593,587 | 408 | 69 |

7,378,180,304 | 6,982 | 219 | 2,706 |

Order the numbers from the word bank in ascending order, from the lowest value to the highest value in the chart below.

Population Number Bank (statistics)

6,745,408 | 13,540 | 189 | 6,558 |

645,966 | 307,593,587 | 408 | 69 |

7,378,180,304 | 6,982 | 219 | 2,706 |

Complete the paragraph below with the numbers from the word bank.

Note that population numbers are always changing. These numbers reflect recent census work and data reports.

Many people live in the world. The world population as of 11/2/2015 equals________________. The United States of America has a population of _________________. Massachusetts has ______________ people, while it’s capital city, Boston, has a population of ___________. Wayland is much smaller with a population of

_________. ___________women live in Wayland, and _______ men. Approximately ________ students go to Wayland Public Schools. ______ students go to Happy Hollow School, ______ of those students _____are girls and ______ are boys. There are ____ fifth graders at Happy Hollow School now.

Choose five numbers from the word bank above. Practice writing each number with word form, expanded form and standard form. Use this chart to help you.

MILLIONS THOUSANDS ONES/UNITS

108 | 107 | 106 | 105 | 104 | 103 | 102 | 101 | 100 | |||

100,000,000s | 10,000,000s | 1,000,000s | 100,000s | 10,000s | 1,000s | 100s | 10s | 1s | .1 | .01 | |

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Number/Statistic: Population of ____________________________: |

Base-ten numeral form Standard Form: _____ _____ _____, ____ ____ ____, ____ _____ ____ _____ _____ |

Number Name Word Form: |

Expanded Form: |

Expanded Notation |

Scientific Notation |

Number/Statistic: Population of ____________________________: |

Base-ten numeral form Standard Form: _____ _____ _____, ____ ____ ____, ____ _____ ____ _____ _____ |

Number Name Word Form: |

Expanded Form: |

Expanded Notation |

Scientific Notation |