Lesson

Let's practice writing decimals from their written representations.

Write the number "sixty six hundredths" as a decimal.

Worked Solution

Idea summary

We can use a place value table to write decimals in words as a numeral.

This video looks at converting thousandths between fraction and decimal representations.

Write the following fraction as a decimal: \dfrac{2}{1000}.

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Idea summary

To write a fraction out of 10, \, 100, or 1000 as a decimal, we can use a place value table.

This video shows us how to read and write thousandths.

Write the number represented by 103 thousandths:

a

As a fraction.

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b

As a decimal.

Worked Solution

Idea summary

1 thousandth is written as 0.001.

Recognise that the place value system can be extended beyond hundredths