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In this lesson, we will look at place values for whole numbers and place values for decimal numbers.

### Place Value Chart for Whole Numbers

**Place values for whole numbers**

Place value to 100**Place Value to 100 000**
### Place Value Chart for Decimals

**How to determine the place value of the digits in a decimal and how to read decimals?**

Example:

How to read each decimal in word

1) 0.6

2) 0.05

3) 3.8

4) 15.001

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In this lesson, we will look at place values for whole numbers and place values for decimal numbers.

In this lesson, we will learn

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

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.

* Example*:

Place value to 100

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.

**Decimal place value to thousandths**

Example:

How to read each decimal in word

1) 0.6

2) 0.05

3) 3.8

4) 15.001

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You can use the free Mathway calculator and problem solver below to practice Algebra or other math topics. Try the given examples, or type in your own problem and check your answer with the step-by-step explanations.

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