1. Appelfontein

2. Radysland

3. Lemoenburg

4. Kersieville

5. Perskestad

1. First read the following numbers out loud to a partner. Then arrange the towns from LARGE to small according to their populations.

TOWN | POPULATION | |

Cherryville | 7 146 086 | 1. _________________________ |

Appleton | 11 086 413 | 2. _________________________ |

Sunland | 11 006 412 | 3. _________________________ |

Peachville | 3 159 886 | 4. _________________________ |

Orangeburg | 7 146 213 | 5. _________________________ |

1 000 million is a MILLIARD or BILLION!

We can write 10 as 101.

We say 10 to the power of 1

This means:

10 x 1 = 10

102 = 10 to the power of 2

= 10 x 10 = 100

103 = 10 to the power of 3

= 10 x 10 x 10 = 1 000

104 = 10 to the power of 4

= 10 x 10 x 10 x 10 = 10 000

* Learning Outcome 1:*The learner will be able to recognise, describe and represent numbers and their relationships, and to count, estimate, calculate and check with competence and confidence in solving problems.

* Assessment Standard 1.3:* We know this when the learner recognises and represents the following numbers in order to describe and compare them:

**1.3.1:** whole numbers to at least 9-digit numbers.