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The plural of thousand is thousands. e.g. There are thousands of locusts in that field. When used to denote a particular number, it remains as just 'thousand', e.g. …Six thousand two hundred and eight. (MORE)

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Technically, when writing out a number with words, "and" should only be used to signify a decimal place, for example, "twenty-one and seventy-five hundredths" for 21.75. Thi…s means that for a number without a decimal point, no "and" should be used, and the correct number-word is "two thousand nine." That said, "two thousand and nine" is commonly used in casual spoken language. (MORE)

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Nearest thousand, round down because 438 is less than 500. Answer - 6,172,000 Nearest ten thousand, round down because 2,438 is less than 5,000. Answer - 6,170,000

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Abbreviations for "thousand" are the letters K (probably from kilo-) and M from Roman Numerals. In slang "thousand" is often termed "grand", "thou", "g's", and "clicks…". So: Her salary is more than 60k per year. The year was MCMLIV (1954). The thieves made off with more than 50 grand. I paid 40 thou for that tractor. He netted 60 g's on the sale of his bonds. The car I traded had 140 clicks (140,000 kilometers). (MORE)

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Rounded to the nearest thousand, this is equal to 68000. Rounded to the nearest ten thousand, this is equal to 70000.

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rounding off 6172438 to the nearest: thousand= 6172000 ten thousand= 6170000

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Since multiplication is commutative, a thousand millions is the same as a million thousands. They're both one billion.

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Yes, the word 'thousand' is a noun, a word for a quantity between nine-hundred ninety-nine and one-thousand and one; a unit in a series following unit number nine-hundred …ninety-nine (the year 1000, for example); a word for a thing. The word 'thousand' also functions as an adjective. (MORE)

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When rounding to a specific place, take a look at the digit immediately to the right of the target, in this case, the hundreds place. If that digit is 4 or less, zero ever…ything to the right of the target out. If that digit is 5 through 9, increase the target by one and zero everything to the right of it out. If the target is a 9, increasing it will turn it to zero and increase the digit to the left of the target by one. (MORE)

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Since both are in units of thousands, disregard that- they are equal. You now have 100 and 680. Which one is larger?