 # 42 in Roman Numericals

XLII is the Roman numeral for 42. To convert 42 to Roman Numerals, first write 42 in expanded form, i.e. 42 = (50 – 10) + 1 + 1, then replace the changed numbers with corresponding roman numerals to get 42 = (L – X) + I + I = XLII. In this article, we’ll show you how to convert 42 to Roman numerals accurately.

 Number Roman Numeral 42 XLII ## How to Write 42 in Roman Numerals?

In order to write 42 in Roman Numerals, it has to be written in expanded form, i.e.

42 = 40 + 2

42 = XL + II

42 = XLII

## Video Lesson on Roman Numerals ## Frequently Asked Questions on 42 in Roman Numerals

Q1

### Write 42 in Roman Numerals.

In Roman Numerals, 42 is written as XLII.
Q2

### How to convert 42 into Roman Numerals?

The conversion of 42 into Roman Numerals includes breaking the number according to its place value.
Tens = 40 = XL
Ones = 2 = II
Number = 40 + 2 = XL + II = XLII
Q3

### What Should be Added to 28 to Get 42? Write the answer in Roman numerals.

42 in roman numerals is XLII whereas 28 is XXVIII. 42 – 28 = 14. Therefore, 14 should be added to 28 to get 42. Now, to convert 14 in roman numbers, we will express it in its expanded form, that is, 14 = 10 + 5 – 1 = X + V – I = XIV.