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#### Example :

9,99,999 + 1 = 1000000 ( It is ten lakh )

Similarly, the greatest 7 digit number gives us the smallest 8 digit number.
99,99,999 + 1 = 10000000 ( It is one crore )

#### Pattern or sequence of numbers :

 9+1 = 10 99+1 = 100 999+1 = 1000 9,999+1 = 10000 99,999+1 = 100000 9,99,999+1 = 1000000 99,99,999+1 = 10000000

#### Indian system to numeration :

Values of the place in the Indian system of numeration are one's,ten's,hundred's, thousand's,ten thousand's,lakh,ten lakh,crore and so on.....

Following place value chart can be used to identify the digit in any place in the Indian system.

 Periods Crores Lakhs Thousands Ones Places Tens Ones Tens Ones Tens Ones Hundred Tens Ones

#### International system of numeration:

Values of the places in international system of numeration are one's,ten's, hundred's,thousand's,ten thousand's,hundred thousand's,millions,ten million and so on....

1 million = 1000 thousands
1 billion = 1000 millions

Following place value chart can be used to identify the digit in any place in the international system.

 Periods Billions Million Thousand Ones Places Hundred Tens Ones Hundred Tens Ones Hundred Tens Ones Hundred Tens Ones

#### Comparison of the Indian and international system of numeration:

Indian
numeration
CroreTen LakhsLakhTen thousandThousandHundredTensOnes
Numbers100000001000000100000100001000100100
International
numeration
Ten
millions
MillionHundred
Thousands
Ten
Thousands
ThousandHundredTensOnes