# Understanding Decimal Place Value - Answer Key

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Use the grids below to show these numbers.

 1.  0.9 2.  0.72

Practice saying each number with your partner. Then fill out the chart below.

 Number Thousands Hundreds Tens Ones Tenths Hundredths Thousandths 0.36 ------ ------ ------ ------ (3) (6) ------ 2,734.45 (2) (7) (3) (4) (4) (5) ------ 3.038 ----- ------ ------ (3) (0) (3) (8) 39.060 ------ ------ (3) (9) (0) (6) (0) 970.32 ------ (9) (7) (0) (3) (2) ------

Write each decimal in word form. Write each word in decimal form.

3. 0.6 (six tenths) .

4. thirty-six and five thousandths (36.005) .

5. 4.87 ( four and eighty-seven hundredths) .

6. 0.534 ( five-hundred thirty-four thousandths).

7. nine and nine hundredths (9.09) .

8. one and thirty-six hundredths (1.36) .

Write > or < to compare each pair of decimal numbers.

 9. 57.02 (>) 57.006 10. 6.81 (>) 6.809 11. 0.19 (<) 0.92 12. 0.023 (<) 0.213 13. 3.030 (>) 3.003 14. 0.642 (>) 0.637 15. 1.14 (<) 1.41 16. 32.07 (>) 32.009 17. 3.123 (<) 3.213 18. 2.799 (>) 2.789

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