03-02-2019 15:42 PM - last edited 03-02-2019 17:19 PM
Attached is an app that contains a component for a user to input a number and output its word form. In school, we might call this the expanded word form in the context of learning place value.
The component outputs:
You can use the component to explore place value in PowerApps in any way you want. The collection includes the following information:
Below is a barebones example of how you can apply the component. I'm just displaying each digit and its text below. It's up to you to figure out how you will use it:
The component works by splitting up each digit that is input. It includes the value of the digit and its position. Then it updates each digit to include its place value and period that it belongs to based on the position.
The collection is grouped by period (ones, thousands, millions,...). By English convention, numbers are read one period at a time:
Below are two hard coded tables. The first includes the word forms of digits for the 1s, 10s, and 100s. The second includes the names of each period.
In studio, File > Open > Browse > locate the msapp file