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Grade 5 - Mathematics
2.2 Decimal Vocabulary

  1. The places to the right of a decimal point are called decimal places.
  2. The decimal places starting from the left are read as tenths, hundreths, thousandths and so on.
  3. The decimal 20.56 is read as twenty point five six. (Note: It is not read as twenty point fifty six.)
Example: What is the value of 4 in 20.43?
4 is in the tenths place
Answer: 4 tenths


Directions: Answer the following questions. Also write atleast 10 examples of your own for decimal place value.
Q 1: The value of 8 in the decimal number 0.08 is ____.
one eighth
eight thousandths
eight hundred
eight hundredths

Q 2: How do you read the decimal 0.5672?
zero point 5 thousand 6 hundred and 72
point five thousand six hundred and seventy two
point five six seven two

Q 3: Why is it important to learn about decimals?
Decimals will be useful if you plan to study engineering.
Decimals are used in everyday life.
Decimals explain why fractions are so hard.
Decimals are in textbook.

Q 4: The places to the right of the decimal point are called _____.
positive numbers
decimal places
negative numbers
insignificant numbers

Q 5: What is the correct mathematical way to say this number in words? 200.37
two hundred and thirty seven
two two zeros point three seven
two hundred point thirty seven
two hundred and thirty seven hundredths

Q 6: How do you read the decimal 26.575?
Two six point five seven five
Twenty six point five seven five
Two six point five hundred and seventy five

Q 7: Number lines are a good model for ordering decimals. Choose the correct statement about number lines.
The order of numbers does not matter.
The biggest number always comes first.
The least number is always to the right.
The largest number is always to the right.

Q 8: There is more than one way to write one tenth using numbers. Choose from the answers below
1/10, 0.001, 1%
1/10, 0.1, 10%
1/100, 0.01, 0.1%
1/10, 0.01, 1%

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