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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 price of a gallon of gas is $1.499. Choose the best answer.
Gas is close to $1.00 a gallon.
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.

Q 2: How do you read the decimal 26.575?
Twenty six point five seven five
Two six point five hundred and seventy five
Two six point five seven five

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

Q 5: The value of 8 in the decimal number 0.08 is ____.
eight hundredths
eight hundred
eight thousandths
one eighth

Q 6: There is more than one way to write one tenth using numbers. Choose from the answers below
1/100, 0.01, 0.1%
1/10, 0.01, 1%
1/10, 0.001, 1%
1/10, 0.1, 10%

Q 7: The places to the right of the decimal point are called _____.
insignificant numbers
positive numbers
negative numbers
decimal places

Q 8: What is the correct mathematical way to say this number in words? 200.37
two two zeros point three seven
two hundred and thirty seven
two hundred point thirty seven
two hundred and thirty seven hundredths

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