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

Q 2: What is this number? It has a 5 in the tenths place, a 6 in the hundredths place and a 7 in the thousandths place and 2 in ten-thousandths place.
0.7562
0.5672
0.2567

Q 3: The price of a gallon of gas is $1.499. Choose the best answer.
Gas is close to $2 a gallon.
A gallon of gas is more expensive than $1.50.
Gas is close to $1.50 a gallon.
Gas is close to $1.00 a gallon.

Q 4: The word 'percent' means _______.
every cent counts
100 cents
one dollar each
out of each hundred; per hundred

Q 5: What is this number? It has a 3 in the tenths place, a 4 in the ones place, a 2 in the hundredths place and a 9 in the thousandths place.
4.329
4.923
3.429
4.239

Q 6: What is the correct mathematical way to say this number in words? 200.37
two hundred point thirty seven
two hundred and thirty seven
two hundred and thirty seven hundredths
two two zeros point three seven

Q 7: The value of 8 in the decimal number 0.08 is ____.
one eighth
eight thousandths
eight hundred
eight hundredths

Q 8: Number lines are a good model for ordering decimals. Choose the correct statement about number lines.
The biggest number always comes first.
The least number is always to the right.
The largest number is always to the right.
The order of numbers does not matter.

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