# Write the three whole numbers occurring just before 10001.

**Solution:**

We know that the whole numbers are the set of natural numbers that starts with the number 0. Whole numbers are the main part of real numbers that include all the positive integers and the number zero.

Example of whole number is {0,1,2,3,4,5…}

Occurring just before 10001, the three whole numbers are given below:

10000, 9999 and 9998.

NCERT Solutions Class 6 Maths Chapter 2 Exercise 2.1 Question 2

## Write the three whole numbers occurring just before 10001.

**Summary:**

It is given that a number is 10001. We have found that occurring just before 10001 the three whole numbers are 10000, 9999 and 9998.