The places to the right of a decimal point are called decimal places.

The decimal places starting from the left are read as tenths, hundreths, thousandths and so on.

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 tenthsDirections: Answer the following questions. Also write atleast 10 examples of your own for decimal place value.