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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 ____.
eight hundredths
eight thousandths
one eighth
eight hundred

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

Q 3: 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.
3.429
4.329
4.239
4.923

Q 4: Why is it important to learn about decimals?
Decimals explain why fractions are so hard.
Decimals are in textbook.
Decimals are used in everyday life.
Decimals will be useful if you plan to study engineering.

Q 5: The price of a gallon of gas is $1.499. Choose the best answer.
A gallon of gas is more expensive than $1.50.
Gas is close to $2 a gallon.
Gas is close to $1.50 a gallon.
Gas is close to $1.00 a gallon.

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

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