Table of Contents

- 1 Is 15 hundredths the same as 1500?
- 2 Why do some people say hundred instead of thousand?
- 3 How do you say $1500?
- 4 What is the difference between hundredths and hundreds?
- 5 Can you say fifteen hundred?
- 6 How much is fifteen thousand?
- 7 What does fifteen thousand look like in numbers?
- 8 What does the hundreds place mean?
- 9 How do you say the number 1500 in different ways?
- 10 What is the difference between 1500 and 15 thousand?

## Is 15 hundredths the same as 1500?

15 hundredths is the same as 1,500. 16 hundredths is the same as 0.16.

## Why do some people say hundred instead of thousand?

It states that the word derives from the Old Norse, where there were two variants, one indicating 100 and the other 120. Although this latter seems to have been employed relatively rarely in English, it illustrates that ‘a hundred’ was seen as an entity in itself rather than a subdivision of ‘a thousand’.

**What does it mean 15 hundred?**

The start of the sixteenth hour of the day on the 24-hour clock i.e. 15:00. numeral.

### How do you say $1500?

One thousand five hundred is the most formal way. One and a half thousand is also correct.

### What is the difference between hundredths and hundreds?

A hundredth is the reciprocal of 100. A hundredth is written as a decimal fraction as 0.01, and as a vulgar fraction as 1/100. “Hundredth” is also the ordinal number that follows “ninety-ninth” and precedes “hundred and first.” It is written as 100th.

**What does 15 thousandths look like?**

fifteen can be write 15 or 15.0 or 15., if you move the decimal to the left (one, ten,hundred,thousand…etc.), you’ll get . 0015–which is 15/1000. You get one extra zero toward the left to make it as fifteen thousandths.

## Can you say fifteen hundred?

Because there are fifteen hundreds: 15 00, people say ‘fifteen hundred’. Because it is one thousand and 500: 1 500, people say ‘one thousand five hundred’ ( no hyphen).

## How much is fifteen thousand?

Fifteen Thousand in numerals is written as 15000.

**How do you say 2500?**

2500 in words is written as Two Thousand Five Hundred.

### What does fifteen thousand look like in numbers?

### What does the hundreds place mean?

: the place three to the left of the decimal point in a number expressed in the Arabic system of notation.

**Why do people say one thousand five hundred instead of one thousand?**

Because there are fifteen hundreds: 15 00, people say ‘fifteen hundred’. Because it is one thousand and 500: 1 500, people say ‘one thousand five hundred’ ( no hyphen). In the 24-hour clock, nobody ever says, “I’ll meet you at one thousand five hundred.”

## How do you say the number 1500 in different ways?

In English, you can say this number (1500) in quite a few different ways: – One thousand five hundred. – Fifteen hundred. – One thousand and five hundred. – One and a half thousand.

## What is the difference between 1500 and 15 thousand?

So 15000 can be said 15 thousand just fine because the 1 and the 5 are both in the thousands. But 1500 technically isnt 15 hundred because there is only one hundreds digit and that is the 5. The 1 is in the thousands.

**What is the fifteen hundred case of a phone number?**

The “fifteen hundred case” is a variation of a typical convention for three-digit numbers: 294 would be said “two ninety-four” so you can say 3493 as “thirty-four ninety-three.” For the most part, I think this is restricted to years and numbers-as-text (i.e., addresses, phone numbers) for numbers greater than 1999.