Should we still use Roman Numerals?
in Year 4 we learnt the Roman number system. They use letters to represent numbers.
We looked at clocks which have Roman Numerals.
We learnt that I means 1, V is 5.
VI is 6 (the one after V) and 4 is VI (the one before 5).
If a film was made in MM, what year was it made?
Miss Baker was born in MCMLXXIV - can you write the year in the comments?
Also, can you write us YOUR year of birth?
If you want to learn more about the history of numbers, this is a great video to watch:
Not many people realise we use a number system from India that is based on Arabic numbers.
Can you see why?