# Wonderlic : Recognizing decimal places

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Recognizing Decimal Places

Which of the following is equal to six hundred seven ten-thousandths?

Explanation:

"Six hundred seven ten-thousandths" is the fraction . 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 "0.0607."

### Example Question #2 : Recognizing Decimal Places

Examine the decimal

What is the place value of the position occupied by the "7"?

Hundredths

Ten-thousandths

Thousandths

Tenths

Thousandths

Explanation:

After the decimal point, the place values of the digits are, in order:

...

The "7" is in the third place after the decimal point, so its place value is one thousandth.

### Example Question #3 : Recognizing Decimal Places

The number 0.045 is equal to which of the following?

Four hundred five ten-thousandths

Forty-five one-thousandths

Four hundred five one-thousandths

Forty-five one-hundredths

Forty-five ten-thousandths