A five-digit number is made up of

**ten thousands**,

**thousands**,

**hundreds**,

**tens**, and

**ones**.

The

**digits** in the number show

**how many** ten thousands,

thousands, hundreds, tens, and ones.

89,456 has an 8 in the ten thousands place, a 9 in the thousands place, a 4 in the hundreds place, a 5 in the tens place, and a 6 in the ones place.

So, 89,456 is the same as 8 ten thousands, 9 thousands, 4 hundreds, 5 tens, and 6 ones.

A number with 4 ten thousands, 7 thousands, 1 hundred, 1 ten, and 7 ones has a 4 in the ten thousands place, a 7 in the thousands place, a 1 in the hundreds place, a 1 in the tens place, and a 7 in the ones place.

So, 4 ten thousands, 7 thousands, 1 hundred, 1 ten, and 7 ones is the same as 47,117.