Which statement about the number 5,555 is true?
A There is a 5 in the tens place, so 5 times 10 equals 50.
B There is a 5 in the hundreds place, so 5 times 100 equals 50.
C There is a 5 in the tens place, so 5 times 10 equals 500.
D There is a 5 in the thousands place, so 5 times 1,000 equals 500.
Joseph counted the square tiles on the ceiling of his rectangular closet. The area of each tile is 1 square foot. The ceiling has 5 rows of tiles with 4 tiles in each row. What is the area of the ceiling of Joseph’s closet in square feet?
A 20 square feet
B 10 square feet
C 18 square feet
D 9 square feet