Project5 - number For example VI(5 1 equals six and XV(10 5...

Info icon This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Roman Numberals The ancient Romans used only seven letters to represent their numbers. It is important to learn about Roman numberals because they are still used today on things such as clocks and to number chapters in books. The following table shows the Arabic values of the seven Roman numberals: When calculating the value of Roman numberals, you need to follow two rules: If a number the same size or smaller is placed after a Roman numberal, you will add the
Image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: number. For example, VI (5 + 1) equals six and XV (10 + 5) equals fifteen. If a smaller number is placed before a Roman numberal, you will subtract the number. For example, IV (5-1) equals four and XL (50 – 10) equals forty. Key the Arabic numberal for each Roman numberal in the following table: Roman Numberal Arabic Numberal III XIV XXVIII LXX DCCCX MMVI...
View Full Document

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern