Students can download Maths Chapter 1 Numbers Ex 1.4 Questions and Answers, Notes, Samacheer Kalvi 6th Maths Guide Pdf helps you to revise the complete Tamilnadu State Board New Syllabus, helps students complete homework assignments and to score high marks in board exams.

## Tamilnadu Samacheer Kalvi 6th Maths Solutions Term 1 Chapter 1 Numbers Ex 1.4

Question 1.
Fill in the blanks.
(i) The nearest 100 of 843 is _____
(ii) The nearest 1000 of 756 is ______
(iii) The nearest 10,000 of 85654 is ______
Solution:
(i) 800.
The digit in tens place is 4 < 5
(ii) 1000.
The digit in hundred places is 7 ≥ 5
(iii) 90,000.
The digit in a thousand places is 5 ≥ 5

Question 2.
Say True or False
(i) 8567 is rounded off as 8600 to the nearest 10.
(ii) 139 is rounded off as 100 to the nearest 100.
(iii) 1,70,51,972 is rounded off as 1,70,00,000 to the nearest lakh.
Solution:
(i) False
Hint: In one’s place the digit is 7 ≥ 5. So 8580
(ii) True
Hint: In tens place, we have 3 < 5. So 100
(iii) False
Hint: In ten thousand places the digit is 5 ≥ 5. So 1,71,000,000

Question 3.
Round off the following to the given nearest place.
(i) 4,065; hundred
(ii) 44,555; thousand
(iii) 86,943; ten thousand
(iv) 50,81,739; lakh
(v) 33,75,98,482; ten crore
Solution:
(i) 4100
(ii) 45,000
(iii) 90,000
(iv) 51,00,000
(v) 30,00,00,000

Question 4.
Estimate the sum of 157826 and 32469 rounded off to the nearest ten thousand.
Solution:
= 157826 + 32469
= 190295
When rounded off to nearest ten thousand = 1,90,000

Decimal numbers can be rounded to the nearest hundredth by observing the digit in the thousandths place.

Question 5.
Estimate by rounding off each number to the nearest hundred.
(i) 8074 + 4178
(ii) 1768977 + 130589
Solution:
(i) 8074 + 4178 = 12,252
When rounded off to nearest hundred 12,300

(ii) 1768977 + 130589 = 18,99,566
When rounded off to nearest hundred = 18,99,600

Question 6.
The population of a city was 43,43,645 in the year 2001 and 46,81,087 in the year 2011. Estimate the increase in population by rounding off to the nearest thousands.
Solution:
Population in 2001 = 43,43,645
Population in 2011 = 46,81,087
Increase in population = 46,81,087 – 43,43,645 = 3,37,442
When rounded off to the nearest thousand = 3,37,000

Objective Type Questions

Question 7.
The number which on rounding off to the nearest thousand gives 11000 is
(a) 10345
(b) 10855
(c) 11799
(d) 10056
Solution:
(b) 10855

Question 8.
The estimation to the nearest hundredth of 76812 is
(a) 77000
(b) 76000
(c) 76800
(d) 76900
Solution:
(c) 76800
In tens place the digit is 1 < 5, So 76800

Question 9.
The number 9785764 is rounded off to the nearest lakh as
(a) 9800000
(b) 9786000
(c) 9795600
(d) 9795000
Solution:
(a) 9800000

Question 10.
The estimated difference of 167826 and 2765 rounded off to the nearest thousand is
(a) 180000
(b) 165000
(c) 140000
(d) 155000
Solution:
(b) 165000