Number Names 1 to 40
Number names 1 to 40 represent numbers from 1 to 40 in the word format. Few examples of number names 1 to 40 are 36 written as Thirtysix, 28 written as Twentyeight, 17 written as Seventeen, and so on. In this article, we have simplified all the rules that are to be followed when writing numbers in words from 1 to 40.
1.  Number Names 1 to 40 Chart 
2.  Numbers in Words 1 to 40 
3.  Rules to Write 1 to 40 Number Names 
4.  Numbers in Words 1 to 40 Examples 
5.  FAQs on Number Names 1 to 40 
Number Names 1 to 40 Chart
Printable number names 1 to 40 chart is provided to help kids with 1 to 40 spelling. For quick learning, kids can be prompted to call out numbers in things around them.
Numbers in Words 1 to 40
Numbers in words 1 to 40 can help kids learn how to write any number from 1 to 40 in words given its numerical form. Number names 1 to 40 are listed in the table below.
List of Number Names from 1 to 40
1 = One  2 = Two 
3 = Three  4 = Four 
5 = Five  6 = Six 
7 = Seven  8 = Eight 
9 = Nine  10 = Ten 
11 = Eleven  12 = Twelve 
13 = Thirteen  14 = Fourteen 
15 = Fifteen  16 = Sixteen 
17 = Seventeen  18 = Eighteen 
19 = Nineteen  20 = Twenty 
21 = Twentyone  22 = Twentytwo 
23 = Twentythree  24 = Twentyfour 
25 = Twentyfive  26 = Twentysix 
27 = Twentyseven  28 = Twentyeight 
29 = Twentynine  30 = Thirty 
31 = Thirtyone  32 = Thirtytwo 
33 = Thirtythree  34 = Thirtyfour 
35 = Thirtyfive  36 = Thirtysix 
37 = Thirtyseven  38 = Thirtyeight 
39 = Thirtynine  40 = Forty 
☛ Download Number Names 1 to 40 Chart
We have provided a downloadable reference sheet with the above information in an easytoprint format. Students can practice number names from 1 to 40 for a better understanding of the decimal number system.
Rules to Write Numbers from 1 to 40 Spelling
Certain rules can be followed while writing the spelling of numbers from 1 to 40. These rules are explained here in detail.
Rule 1: Understand place values: We can express the positional value of digits in a number depending upon where they are placed. Here's how to distinguish between the first 4 place values based on the position of 1:
 1 = the ones place
 10 = the tens place
 100 = the hundreds place
 1000 = the thousands place
Rule 2: For numbers 120, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, 100, and 1000, we can directly refer to the number names 1 to 40 chart to write their spellings. For example, the number name of 5 is Five, the number name of 14 is Fourteen, the number name of 30 is Thirty, and so on.
Rule 3: To write number names of multiples of 100 between 100 and 1000, we simply write the number name of the digit in the hundreds place and add the word “hundred”. For example, the number name of 500 is Five hundred.
Rule 4: To write number names of other 2 or 3digit numbers, we write their expanded form. For numbers having (1119) as their two last digits, we take the ones and tens place as a single unit. We then spell all addends and combine their respective names. For example, 37 = 30 + 7, and 37 in words is written as Thirtyseven.
Numbers in Words 1 to 40 Examples

Example 1: Write in words the value of 87 + 43  (35 + 57)
Solution:
On simplifying 87 + 43  (35 + 57) gives:
⇒ 87 + 43  (35 + 57) = 87 + 43  92 = 130  92 = 38
Using numbers in words 1 to 40 chart, 38 in words is written as:
⇒ 30 + 8 = Thirty + Eight = Thirtyeight
∴ 87 + 43  (35 + 57) in words = Thirtyeight

Example 2: What is the Value of One Hundred ThirtyOne Minus One HundredEight?
Solution:
In numerals, one hundred thirtyone is written as 131 and one hundredeight is written as 108. Now, one hundred thirtyone minus one hundredeight means subtracting 108 from 131, i.e. 131  108 = 23. Using number names 1 to 40 chart, 23 in words is written as:
⇒ 20 + 3 = Twenty + Three = Twentythree.

Example 3: Find the Value of 16 + 21. Write the Answer in Words.
Solution:
On simplifying, 16 + 21 gives 37. And 37 in words is spelled as:
⇒ 30 + 7 = Thirty + Seven = Thirtyseven.
FAQs on Number Names 1 to 40
What do Number Names 1 to 40 Mean?
Number names 1 to 40 are the cardinal numbers from 1 to 40 written in their word form. To write 1 to 40 in words, we use the place value ones, tens, hundreds, and thousands. For example, 30 is written as “thirty”.
How to Write Numbers in Words 1 to 40?
To write number names from 1 to 40, we follow certain rules. The given number is written in the expanded form, such that the digits in the ones and tens place are taken as a single unit, i.e. 27 = 20 + 7. Then, write and combine the respective names of all the addends using the general rules, as shown below, 20 + 7 = Twentyseven.
What is the Value of 94 + 23  89 + 13 in Words?
On simplifying 94 + 23 + 13 gives, 130 and 130  89 = 41
Now, using numbers in words 1 to 40 chart, 41 in words is written as:
⇒ 40 + 1 = Forty + One = Fortyone
∴ 94 + 23  89 + 13 in words can be spelled as fortyone.
How do you Write the Number Names from 25 to 31?
From number names 1 to 40 chart, the numbers in words from 25 to 30 are given below:
 Twentyfive
 Twentysix
 Twentyseven
 Twentyeight
 Twentynine
 Thirty
What does Forty Three Times Five equal? Express in Words.
Using numbers from 1 to 40 spelling chart, the numeral for forty three is 43. Now, 43 × 5 = 215
⇒ 215 in words is written as two hundred fifteen.
What is the Number Name of XXVII Roman Numerals?
XXVII roman numbers in numbers are written as 27. Now, using number names 1 to 40 chart, the number name for XXVII (27) can be written as, XXVII = 27 = 20 + 7 = Twentyseven.
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