Roman Numerals

Parent Category: Numbers
Questions and answers related to the symbols used by the ancient Romans to represent numbers. These include the numerals: I, V, X, L, C, D and M.
MCMLX in Roman Numerals is 1960.
In today's terms it is: XIV-I-MCMXCII
In today's terms it represents 49
2016 Improved answer: 1316
Presumably you mean what date will have the most Roman numeralsin the 21st century? If so then it will be December 31 2088 which will be: XII-XXXI-MMLXXXVIII . actually, August 28, 2088 will be the most Roman Numerals in the21st Century: . VIII-XXVIII-MMLXXXVIII
Wouldn't it be XI-XXX-MCMXCI?
N means nulla (Latin: none) and was used to represent the number zero in the mid 1st century.
Improved Answer:- Yes although the shapes of the symbols have changed to 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 and 9 which are universally used today
Convert them to normal cardinal numbers first and then addnormally.
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what does mean in roman numeral? Improved answer: 1800 (1000+500+100+100+100 = 1800)
1974 Improved answer: The Roman numerals MCMLXXXIV in today's terms mean 1984
In today's terms it is: XII-XIII-MMIX
M = 1000 But higher numerals can be obtained by using brackets and superscripts. For example: (M) M means 1000*1000*1000 = 1 000 000 000 which is one billion
The Roman numerals VV VVV can be simplified to X XV and converted into Hindu-Arabic numerals are 10 and 15 respectively.
In today's modern version it is: XXIX-VI-MCMLXXXVIII
In today's modernised version it is: II-XXVII-MMIX
2010 is 43 years after 1967. The Super Bowl in 2010 will be the 43rd game *after* the game in 1967. *Including* the 1967 game, 2010 will be the 44th game overall.
The biggest advantage of the Hindu-Arabic number system over any other ancient number systems is its inclusion of a 0 figure which made numeracy calculations easier and quicker.
In today's terms it is: 434
Most people don't understand Roman numerals so movie makers usethese numerals to disguise the fact when the movie was actuallyreleased. . +++ . How do you "know" without asking them, that "most" people don'tunderstand Roman numerals (they can always find out!), and whyshould film-makers want to...
It probably is a clock face or a sundial.
In today's terms it is: XLIX But there is evidence to show that the Romans themselves would have probably wrote out 49 simply as IL (-1+50 = 49)
20.12 will be 20 3/25 try XX III/XV also try this one MMXII / C the answer will be 20.12
In today's terms they are: XCVII
Nothing. But just as you can use the regular (Arabic) numbersymbols to describe numbers, you can also use Roman symbols todescribe numbers.
XLIV(44 in roman numerals).
(X) or X but with an horizontal bar above the numeral X to indicate multipliacation by a thousand. Numerals inside brackets also indicate multiplication by a thousand. The Romans would sometimes superscript their numerals to indicate multiplication. So for example: X M would indicate 10*1000 =...
Modern numerals come from the Arabic form.
With the Roman numeral system only 7 characters are needed to represent numbers whereas the Hindu-Arabic system needs 10. In one of the ancient Greek numeracy systems 27 characters were needed to represent numbers. The Roman numeracy system was the most advanced amongst the ancient civilisations...
1-10: i, ii, iii, iv, v, vi, vii, viii, ix, x 11-20: xi, xii, xiii, xiv, xv, xvi, xvii, xviii, xix, xx 21-30: xxi, xxii, xxiii, xxiv, xxv, xxvi, xxvii, xxviii, xxix, xxx 31-40: xxxi, xxxii, xxxiii, xxxiv, xxxv, xxxvi, xxxvii, xxxviii, xxxix, xl 41-50: xli, xlii, xliii, xliv, xlv, xlvi, xlvii, xlviii...
To disguise the fact the year that the film was actually released.
In today's terms they are: XI, XII, XIII, XIV, XV, XVI, XVII, XVIII, XIX and XX
(XXV) or XXV but with an horizontal line above the numerals XXV to indicate multiplication by a thousand. Numerals in brackets also indicate multiplication by a thousand. So: 25*1000 = 25000
XLIV is the Roman numeral for 44
Iv = 4 mdcclxxvi = 1776
Under today's rules now governing the Roman numeral system, thatwere introduced during the Middle Ages long after the collapse ofthe Roman Empire, the equivalent of 29 when converted into Romannumerals is now considered to be XXIX but the ancient Romans wouldhave notated it quite differently.
Type your answer here... In today's terms it is: LXIX
40 and 4 respectively
It's a groaner, but here goes. What does a train say? Two! Two! (I told you it was a groaner.)
April-XVI-MMX or if you prefer IV-XVI-MMX
09 in Roman Numerals is written as IX
The 2010 winter Olympics is known as the XXI Olympic Winter Games . The next summer Olympics will be in 2012 and is known as the XXX Olympiad.
XXV-September-MMX or XXV-IX-MMX
The aqueducts. They were the first sewer and water system in the world. They brought in clean water over hundreds of miles from fresh water lakes or rivers so Romans could bath in and drink with fresh water. There are many aqueduct ruins all throughout southern France (like Aix-en Provence) and...
800000=DCCC with horizontal bar above it 90000=XC with horizontal bar above it 7000=VMM with horizontal bar above V only 300=CCC 40=XL 3=III Therefore .............________ 897343=DCCCXCVMMCCCXLIII
C cc ccc CD d dc dcc dccc mc m Improved answer: C, CC, CCC, CD, D, DC, DCC, DCCC , CM and M
Convert the base 10 numeral to a numeral in the base indicated. 503 to base 5
It wasn't the Romans that chose X to represent 10 but the Etruscans who invented this system of numeracy. Possibly it stems from the fact that if V is 5 then X is the equivalent of two V's joined together which equals 10.
These numerals can't be converted into Arabic numerals because the positional place values of them are incorrect. But rearranged as: CCCLXXVI they would equal 376.
In today's terms it is: (V)CCCLXXXIV Numerals in brackets or with an horizontal line above them indicates multiplication by a thousand.
783.00 also means 783 So 783 = DCCLXXXIII
Because of the inclusion of a 0 figure in their numeral system.
Contrary to popular belief the Romans did not invent the Roman numeral system but it was invented by the Etruscans who once ruled the Romans. The Etruscans were using these numerals, centuries if not for thousands of years before the rise of the Roman Empire. Not much in history is known about the...
For herdsmen to keep a check on how many cattle or livestock they had. Counting, particularly for organizing their armies.
81 (50+10+10+10+1 = 81)
The Roman Numeral III is the number 3. Roman Numerals for numbers 1 to 5 are: . I . II . III . IV .
MM in Roman Numerals is 2000.
The digits used in a counting system to the base 3 are 0, 1 and 2. EXAMPLE : 11 to the base 3 is 102 ( 1x3 2 + 0x3 + 2) : 5 to the base 3 is 12.
57 written in roman numeral is LVII
The correct answer is = XLIX. Only I, X, and C can stand before a larger numeral to subtract fromit, and they can't stand in front of numerals more than ten timestheir value; IX for 9 is fine, but we can't write IL for 49 or IMfor 1,999-we have to write XLIX or MCMXCIX.
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