kwizNET Subscribers, please login to turn off the Ads!
Email us to get an instant 20% discount on highly effective K-12 Math & English kwizNET Programs!

Online Quiz (Worksheet A B C D)

Questions Per Quiz = 2 4 6 8 10

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

Q 2: The word 'percent' means _______.
one dollar each
every cent counts
100 cents
out of each hundred; per hundred

Q 3: 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.
0.2567
0.7562
0.5672

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

Q 5: 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.
Gas is close to $1.50 a gallon.
A gallon of gas is more expensive than $1.50.

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

Q 7: How do you read the decimal 0.5672?
point five thousand six hundred and seventy two
zero point 5 thousand 6 hundred and 72
point five six seven two

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

Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only!

Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!


Subscription to kwizNET Learning System offers the following benefits:

  • Unrestricted access to grade appropriate lessons, quizzes, & printable worksheets
  • Instant scoring of online quizzes
  • Progress tracking and award certificates to keep your student motivated
  • Unlimited practice with auto-generated 'WIZ MATH' quizzes
  • Child-friendly website with no advertisements
  • Choice of Math, English, Science, & Social Studies Curriculums
  • Excellent value for K-12 and ACT, SAT, & TOEFL Test Preparation
  • Get discount offers by sending an email to discounts@kwiznet.com

Quiz Timer