The temple is(A)/within a hundred yards(B)/from my house(C)/No error(D)

Correct Answer: D:- as per my exam.

but I think it should be "within hundred yards". please explain the concept behind as well. can you help me out?


D is correct because you normally use the article with a number: a/one hundred yards

This is not the case for Within walking distance

Have a look through some of the answers here

Difference between "hundred", "a hundred", and "one hundred"?

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