Rules for Writing Numbers

Here are some rules for writing numbers:

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Incorrect: 200 hundred people came to her birthday party.

Correct: Two hundred people came to her birthday party.

 

How to write decades using figures:

Incorrect: The ’80’s
Correct: The ’80s
Correct: The 80’s
Correct: The 1980s

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