In percentage terms 5 can be said to be 0.2 per cent of 2500. The figure is being figured out by multiplying five into hundred and then dividing it by 2500.

There are some other options also that you can try with this number and you can say that in terms of face value, the value of 5 is 5 itself. But when you count the place value of 5 in the figure 2500, it stands at 500. The figure presents this value because when we are finding out place value of a digit, it is counted in accordance with the place where the digit stands in a figure. In the figure 2500, the digit 5 stands at the hundredth place, so we have got the place value of five in the term as five hundred.

There are some other options also that you can try with this number and you can say that in terms of face value, the value of 5 is 5 itself. But when you count the place value of 5 in the figure 2500, it stands at 500. The figure presents this value because when we are finding out place value of a digit, it is counted in accordance with the place where the digit stands in a figure. In the figure 2500, the digit 5 stands at the hundredth place, so we have got the place value of five in the term as five hundred.