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Each position in a decimal number has a value that is a power of 10. A decimal point separates the nonnegative powers of 10 (10^{0}=1, 10^{1}=10, 10^{2}=100, 10^{3}=1,000, etc.) on the left from the negative exponents (10^{1}=1/10, 10^{2}=1/100, 10^{3}=1/1000, etc.) on the right.
Decimal Number
Written as a Fraction
Written in Terms of Place Value
4.1
4 1/10
4 plus 1 tenth
12.34
12 34/100
1 ten plus 2 ones plus 3 tenths and 4 hundredths
0.01
1/100
1 hundredth
The following chart shows the value of each place in a decimal number (written as a simple number, as an exponent, and in English):
100,000 = 10^{5}
hundred thousands10,000 = 10^{4}
ten thousands1,000 = 10^{3}
thousands100 = 10^{2}
hundreds10 = 10^{1}
tens1 = 10^{0}
onesdecimal point
1/10 = 10^{1}
tenths1/100 = 10^{2}
hundredths1/1,000 = 10^{3}
thousandths1/10,000 = 10^{4}
ten thousandths
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5
4
3
2
1
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1
2
3
4
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Whole Number Place Value Worksheets
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