# Understanding Place Value Up to Thousandths 5th Grade Math Worksheets

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This premium worksheet bundle contains 10 activities to challenge your students and help them understand the place value up to thousandths.

## Definition:

Understanding place value of numbers help us identify the real value of it. Realizing that tens is far different from tenths can be a good indicator of grasping the concepts of place value. As such, the concept of place value is characterized as the value of where a digit is in the number.

## Summary:

PLACE VALUE OF A DIGIT

• The first digit to the left of decimal point is in the ones place.
• The second digit to the left of decimal point is in the tens place.
• The third digit to the left of decimal point is in the hundreds place and so on.
• The first digit to the right of decimal point is in the tenths place.
• The second digit to the right of decimal point is in the hundredths place.
• The third digit to the right of decimal point is in the thousandths place.

## Resource Examples

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