Expanded Form

My Definition

Key Characteristics

The following are true of expanded form:

  • It shows the place value of each digit.

  • When the value of each digit is added together, the sum equals the number.


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Expanded Form Activity



1+ 1 + 4 + 6 ≠ 1,146

TEKS: 1(2)(C), 2(2)(B)