# Reading Large numbers

In order to play with numbers, you should know how to read number first.
In this post, we will provide you with tools with the help of which number reading gets easy.

Step 1: First we will mark numbers for better identification

STEP 2: Read number with the help of markings
You can see that 2 is the highest digit present in hundred place;
So number is two hundred fifty seven

Let us first represent number in diagram:

With the help of diagram we can observe that
3=> is present in unit place
4=> is present in tens place
5=> is present in hundred place
4=> is present in thousand place
3=> is present in ten thousand place
7=> is present in Lakh place

Now we can easily read the number
==> Seven Lakh Thirty Four Thousand Five hundred Forty Three

Let us first represent number is a diagram

2=> is present in unit place
9=> is present in tens place
5=> is present in hundred place
1=> is present in thousand place
0=> is present in ten thousand place
8=> is present in Lakh place
0=> is present in ten lakh place
5=> is present in crore place

Hence the number can be read as:
Five Crores Eight Lakh One Thousand Five Hundred Ninety Two

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