Decimal to Text
Example 1: Where in the number 56.782 does the underlined digit appear?
After the decimal point, the highlighted digit comes in third. Tenths come in first, hundredths come in second, and thousandths come in third after the decimal point. As a result, the digit undersigned is in the thousandths place.
Example 2: In the number 45.82, what is the place value of the underlined digit?
The number 8 is at the tenths spot and is emphasised. Its place value is therefore 0.8.
Give an example with similar decimals in Example 3.
If two decimal numbers have the same number of digits following the decimal point, they are said to be similar decimals. For instance, 5.99 and 3.65