What is 120 in Roman Numerals?

A: CXX


120 = CXX

Your question is, "What is 120 in Roman Numerals?", and the answer is 'CXX'. Here we will explain how to convert, write and read the number 120 in the correct Roman numeral figure format.

How is 120 converted to Roman numerals?

To convert 120 to Roman Numerals the conversion involves you to split it up into place values (ones, tens, hundreds, thousands), like this:

Place ValueNumberRoman Numeral
Conversion100 + 20C + XX
Hundreds100C
Tens20XX

How to write 120 in Roman numerals?

To write 120 in Roman numerals correctly you combine the values together. The highest numerals should always precede the lower numerals in order of precedence to give you the correct written combination, like in the table above (top to bottom). like this:

C+XX = CXX

How do you read 120 as Roman numerals

To correctly read the number 120 as the Roman numeral CXX, It must be read as it is written; from left to right and from high to low numbers.

It is incorrect to use the Roman symbol CXX in a text, unless it represents an ordinal value. In any other usage case it should be written in the normal format (arabic number) 120.

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