# By how many is 30090 less than forty thousand?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 5, 2016

#### Explanation:

Thousand means 1000.

Forty means 40.

Forty thousand means

#40 xx 1000 = 40000#

To find out what is 30090 less than 40000, you have to subtract 30090 from 40000.

#40000 - 30090 = 9910#