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Place Value in Very Small Numbers

In this worksheet, increase their fluency in reading numbers down to millionths and state the column value of the given digits.

'Place Value in Very Small Numbers' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:  Number

Curriculum subtopic:  Use Place Value for All Numbers

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Look at this table, which shows the place value of numbers down to millionths. 

 

Notice the decimal point which is ALWAYS found between the UNITS and TENTHS columns.

 

You should know the value of each column and understand how each number is written.

 

 

When you write the number 4.3124, select the column in which you would place the digit  3.

 

 

Millionths

Hundred Thousandths

Ten Thousandths

Thousandths

Hundredths

Tenths

Units

When you write the number 3.8124, select the column in which you would place the digit  3.

Millionths

Hundred Thousandths

Ten Thousandths

Thousandths

Hundredths

Units

Tenths

When you write the number 0.038124, select the column in which you would place the digit  3.

Units

Tenths

Millionths

Hundredths

Thousandths

Ten Thousandths

Hundred Thousandths

When you write the number 5.308124, select the column in which you would place the digit  3.

Tenths

Units

Millionths

Hundredths

Thousandths

Ten Thousandths

Hundred Thousandths

When you write the number 5.308124, select the column in which you would place the digit  2.

Units

Tenths

Millionths

Hundred Thousandths

Ten Thousandths

Hundredths

Thousandths

When you write the number 5.308124, select the column in which you would place the digit  4.

Units

Tenths

Millionths

Hundred Thousandths

Hundredths

Thousandths

Ten Thousandths

When you write the number 0.000814, select the column in which you would place the digit  8.

Tenths

Units

Millionths

Hundred Thousandths

Ten Thousandths

Thousandths

Hundredths

When you write the number 5.470961, select the column in which you would place the digit  0.

Millionths

Hundred Thousandths

Ten Thousandths

Thousandths

Hundredths

Tenths

Units

When you write the number 50.7961, select the column in which you would place the digit  9.

Millionths

Hundred Thousandths

Ten Thousandths

Thousandths

Hundredths

Tenths

Units

When you write the number 0.070051, select the column in which you would place the digit  5.

Millionths

Hundred Thousandths

Ten Thousandths

Thousandths

Hundredths

Tenths

Units

  • Question 1

When you write the number 4.3124, select the column in which you would place the digit  3.

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Tenths
EDDIE SAYS
This number is in the first column after the decimal.
  • Question 2

When you write the number 3.8124, select the column in which you would place the digit  3.

CORRECT ANSWER
Units
EDDIE SAYS
This number is in the last column before the decimal.
  • Question 3

When you write the number 0.038124, select the column in which you would place the digit  3.

CORRECT ANSWER
Hundredths
EDDIE SAYS
This number is in the second column after the decimal.
  • Question 4

When you write the number 5.308124, select the column in which you would place the digit  3.

CORRECT ANSWER
Tenths
EDDIE SAYS
This number is in the first column after the decimal.
  • Question 5

When you write the number 5.308124, select the column in which you would place the digit  2.

CORRECT ANSWER
Hundred Thousandths
EDDIE SAYS
This number is in the fifth column after the decimal.
  • Question 6

When you write the number 5.308124, select the column in which you would place the digit  4.

CORRECT ANSWER
Millionths
EDDIE SAYS
This number is in the sixth column after the decimal.
  • Question 7

When you write the number 0.000814, select the column in which you would place the digit  8.

CORRECT ANSWER
Ten Thousandths
EDDIE SAYS
This number is in the fourth column after the decimal.
  • Question 8

When you write the number 5.470961, select the column in which you would place the digit  0.

CORRECT ANSWER
Thousandths
EDDIE SAYS
This number is in the third column after the decimal.
  • Question 9

When you write the number 50.7961, select the column in which you would place the digit  9.

CORRECT ANSWER
Hundredths
EDDIE SAYS
This number is in the second column after the decimal.
  • Question 10

When you write the number 0.070051, select the column in which you would place the digit  5.

CORRECT ANSWER
Hundred Thousandths
EDDIE SAYS
This number is in the fifth column after the decimal.
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