**Place value** is used to read and write multi-digit whole numbers.

The number has a 4 in the thousands place, which is written as

four thousand.

The number has a 1 in the hundreds place, which is written as

one hundred.

The number has a 1 in the tens place and a 9 in the ones place, which is written as nineteen.

The number is four thousand, one hundred nineteen.

First, identify which digit is in each place.

thousands | 9 |

hundreds | 9 |

tens | 4 |

ones | 6 |

Then, write the digits as a number.

9946