Standard Form to Word Name
Write 13.578 in words.
Write the whole number part (the section in front of the decimal) if
there is one. 13.578
Write the decimal point as “and”.
Write the number to the right of the decimal point as you would a whole
Thirteen and five hundred
Write the place value of the last digit.
is in the thousandths place so you answer is
five hundred seventy-eight thousandths
Write 0.3007 in words.
three thousand seven hundred thousandths
three thousand and seven hundred thousandths
three thousand and seven ten-thousandths
three thousand seven ten-thousandths
The answer is D because your
digits are after the decimal so you don’t need the word “and” then if you
check your place value your last place digit is in the ten thousandths place.
Name to Decimal Standard Form
Write eight and six hundred four thousandths in standard form.
Write the number before and, if there is
Write a decimal point for the word and.
Write the numbers after the word and as
you would a whole number. 604
Then use place value to check that the number is in the right place.
The last digit should be in the place named by the word name.
The answer is 8.604
because it says thousandths.