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Understand Place Value in Numbers with Three Decimal Places

In this worksheet, students will state the value of a digit in numbers with three decimal places.

'Understand Place Value in Numbers with Three Decimal Places' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Year:  Year 7 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Place Value for All Numbers

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

This activity is about place value.


In particular, we are looking at the numbers after the decimal point, called the decimal places.


This table might help you to understand the value of each of the digits after the decimal point.


place value with decimals



In the number 4.297


The digit 4 represents four ones, or just four.

The digit 2 represents two tenths.

The digit 9 represents nine hundredths.

The digit 7 represents seven thousandths.


Let's have a go at some questions now. 

You can check back to this place value table at any point by clicking on the red button.

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