This is an instruction in the addition using base ten pieces. The pieces that you will be using are:
The UNIT: which has a value of 1.
The LONG: which has a value of 10.
The FLAT: which has a value of 100.
The number 127 is made up of
one FLAT two LONGS seven UNITS
The number 132 is made up of
one FLAT three LONGS two UNITS
If you add these two numbers using the base ten pieces, what is your answer?
two FLATS five LONGS nine UNITS
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