# Decimals: Lesson for Kids

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### When you read a number with a decimal, what does the decimal point stand for?

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### 2. How do you read the number 0.05?

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When is a fraction not a fraction? When it's a decimal, of course! On this worksheet and quiz, you will answer test questions about what the decimal point means, place value, and how to read and write decimals.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Quiz questions cover:

• The meaning of the decimal point
• How to write a fraction as a decimal
• What number occupies the tenths place in a given decimal

## Skills Practiced

• Problem solving - use what you know to read and write decimal numbers correctly
• Information recall - remember what you read about decimals to identify the decimal number shown in a given illustration
• Knowledge application - use what you have learned to explain where the tenths place is

To learn more, study Decimals: Lesson for Kids. When you complete the lesson, you should know how to:

• Make the connection between fractions and decimals
• Explain how place value changes on each side of the decimal point
• Identify some real-world uses for decimal numbers
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