## What number is "MCCXLII"?

### A: 1242

MCCXLII = 1242

Your question is, "What is MCCXLII in Numbers?". The answer is '1242'. Here we will explain how to convert, write and read the Roman numeral letters MCCXLII in the correct Arabic number translation.

## How is MCCXLII converted to numbers?

To convert MCCXLII to numbers the translation involves breaking the numeral into place values (ones, tens, hundreds, thousands), like this:

Place ValueNumberRoman Numeral
Conversion1000 + 200 + 40 + 2M + CC + XL + II
Thousands1000M
Hundreds200CC
Tens40XL
Ones2II

## How is MCCXLII written in numbers?

To write MCCXLII as numbers correctly you combine the converted roman numerals together. The highest numerals should always precede the lower numerals to provide you the correct written translation, like in the table above.

1000+200+40+2 = (MCCXLII) = 1242

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