## What number is "MDCCXLII"?

### A: 1742

MDCCXLII = 1742

Your question is, "What is MDCCXLII in Numbers?". The answer is '1742'. Here we will explain how to convert, write and read the Roman numeral letters MDCCXLII in the correct Arabic number translation.

## How is MDCCXLII converted to numbers?

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

Place ValueNumberRoman Numeral
Conversion1000 + 700 + 40 + 2M + DCC + XL + II
Thousands1000M
Hundreds700DCC
Tens40XL
Ones2II

## How is MDCCXLII written in numbers?

To write MDCCXLII 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+700+40+2 = (MDCCXLII) = 1742

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