Example Question #1 : Rational Numbers
Which of the following is equal to six thousand seven ten-thousandths?
"Six thousand seven ten-thousandths" in fraction form is . To write this in decimal form, put the "7" in the ten-thousandths place, which is the fourth place after the decimal point. This number is "0.6007."
Example Question #2 : Rational Numbers
Examine the decimal
What is the place value of the position occupied by the "6"?
After the decimal point, the place values of the digits are, in order:
The "6" is in the third place after the decimal point, so its place value is one ten-thousandth.