Tool to distinguish the different ranks of the digits (place values) in a number, the integer part (unit, ten, hundred, etc.) or the decimal part (tenth, hundredth, thousandth, etc.)

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Tool to distinguish the different ranks of the digits (place values) in a number, the integer part (unit, ten, hundred, etc.) or the decimal part (tenth, hundredth, thousandth, etc.)

Answers to Questions

What are the names of each digit places in a number?

Each number in a number can be associated to a a name that describes its position, its rank. The best known are the numbers of the units, tens, hundreds, thousands for integer numbers, or the numbers of the tenths, hundredths, thousandths, etc for decimal numbers. but there are others (all of them can be described).

1

Units

Digit 1

10

Tens

Digit 2

100

Hundreds

Digit 3

1000

Thousands

Digit 4

10000

Tens of Thousands

Digit 5

100000

Hundreds of Thousands

Digit 6

1000000

Millions

Digit 7

1000000000

Billions

Digit 10

0.1

Tenths

1st decimal place

0.01

Hundredths

2nd decimal place

0001

Thousandths

3rd decimal place

0.0001

Ten Thousandths

4th decimal place

0.00001

Hundred Thousandths

5th decimal place

0.000001

Millionths

6th decimal place

0.000000001

Billionth

9th decimal place

Example: 1.2 for 1 unit and 2 tenths

Example: 0.005 for 5 thousandths

Example: 700 for 7 hundreds

How to write a number in letters?

To write a number in plain letters, use the dCode tool for writing numbers in letters.

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