# 100 in Words: How to Spell 100 in English and Solved Examples

In words, 100 is written as ‘one hundred’ or ‘hundred’. This word is used to represent quantity in a variety of contexts, such as “there are a hundred cars parked in the space.” To represent this number in currency, we write rupees one hundred only. In this article, we will explain how to write 100 in English.

## What is 100?

100 is a number used to represent a quantity or numerical value. It’s a natural number that comes between 99 and 101.

• 100 is a natural number
• 100 is a whole number
• 100 is an even number
• 100 is a perfect square
• 100 is a cardinal number
• 100 is a composite number

## 100 in Words in English

Using the English alphabet, 100 is written as ‘one hundred’ or simply ‘hundred’ in words.

## How to Convert 100 in Words?

The place value of Indian numbers is ordered from right to left as hundreds, tens, and ones. We write the three-digit number 100 in its place value as follows:

Hence from the above table, we can express 100 as;

= 1x hundreds+ 0 x tens+ 0 x ones

= 100+0+0

= 100

= One hundred

Therefore, 100 in words is One hundred

## Facts of Number 100

Some important facts related to number 100 are mentioned here:

• 100 is the sum of the first ten odd numbers (1+3+5+7+9+11+13+17+19+21=100).
• In Belgium, the telephone number for ambulances and firefighters is 100.
• The sum of the cubes of the first four integers is equal to 100.
•  In Old Norse, the word hundrad, from where our ‘hundred’ comes, originally denoted 12
•  There are 100 pennies in one dollar.
• Percentages are based on the number 100, with 100 per cent representing the whole amount.
• In Roman numerals, 100 is denoted as C.

## Solved Examples on 100 in Words

1. What is 50+50? Write in words.

Solution:

According to the English Alphabet,

50= Fifty

Now,

50+50=100

Which means,

Fifty+ Fifty= One hundred

1. Write the place value of one hundred. Write in numbers.

Solution:

As per the Indian place value system,

Which means,

1 Hundreds + 0 Tens + 0 Ones

Hence, the number is 100

## FAQs

How can I write 100 in words?

100 can be written as ‘One hundred’ or simply as ‘Hundred’.

Is 100 a prime number?

No, 100 is not a prime number as it has more than 2 factors.

What is the place value of 100?

As per the Indian place value system,
The place value of 100 is:
=1x hundreds + 0 x tens + 0 x ones

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