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In these lessons, we will look at place values in whole numbers and decimal numbers. We will learn

- place value chart for whole numbers,
- place value chart for decimals.

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Each digit in a whole number has a **place value**, based on its position
from the right, as seen in the following place value chart. Scroll down the page for more examples and
solutions.

The **value of a digit** in the number is the digit multiplied by the
place value.

The following table shows examples to distinguish between the place value of a digit and the value of a digit.

For decimals, the place value chart will include the decimal point and the positions after the decimal point as illustrated in the following table.

Remember that the place value after the decimal point is tenths.

Example:

How to read each decimal in words

- 0.6
- 0.05
- 3.8
- 15.001

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