# Introduction To Place Value | Place Value (tens And Hundreds) | Early Math | Khan Academy

Learn why we use a “ones place” and a “tens place” when writing numbers. This video uses the number 37 as an example.
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17. Shumroz Usmani says:

can you please tell me where to the intro video of hundreds there only the comparision and practise

SAL said that he will discuss it in the future video in the intro to place value
PLEASE HELP BROTHER!!!!!!!!

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