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Write the following decimals in readable form.

A) 1234.567
B) 16.325
C) 100.1
D) 9810.001
E) 4332.409, 488.428, 36199.619
A) 1234.567

Given decimals is 1234.567

And the place value of all the digits of decimal 1234.567 is as follows:

First, write Place Value of Digits on the R.H.S. of the decimal point and we get:
Digit 5 is at tenths place
Digit 6 is at hundredths place
Digit 7 is at thousandths place

Now, write Place Value of Digits on the L.H.S. of the decimal point and we get:
Digit 4 is at ones place
Digit 3 is at tens place
Digit 2 is at hundreds place
Digit 1 is at thousands place

Now as per the place values, given decimal 1234.56 can be read as:
One thousand two hundred thirty four point five six seven




B) 16.325

Given decimals is 16.325

And the place value of all the digits of decimal 16.325 is as follows:

First, write Place Value of Digits on the R.H.S. of the decimal point and we get:
Digit 3 is at tenths place
Digit 2 is at hundredths place
Digit 5 is at thousandths place

Now, write Place Value of Digits on the L.H.S. of the decimal point and we get:
Digit 6 is at ones place
Digit 1 is at tens place

Now as per the place values, given decimal 16.325 can be read as:
Sixteen point three two five




C) 100.1

Given decimals is 100.1

And the place value of all the digits of decimal 100.1 is as follows:

First, write Place Value of Digits on the R.H.S. of the decimal point and we get:
Digit 1 is at tenths place

Now, write Place Value of Digits on the L.H.S. of the decimal point and we get:
Digit 0 is at ones place
Another Digit 0 is at tens place
Digit 1 is at hundreds place

Now as per the place values, given decimal 100.1 can be read as:
One hundred point one




D) 9810.001

Given decimals is 9810.001

And the place value of all the digits of decimal 9810.001 is as follows:

First, write Place Value of Digits on the R.H.S. of the decimal point and we get:
Digit 0 is at tenths place
Next Digit 0 is at hundredths place
Digit 1 is at thousandths place

Now, write Place Value of Digits on the L.H.S. of the decimal point and we get:
Digit 0 is at ones place
Digit 1 is at tens place
Digit 8 is at hundreds place
Digit 9 is at thousands place

Now as per the place values, given decimal 9810.001 can be read as:
Nine thousand eight hundred ten point zero zero one




E) 4332.409, 488.428, 36199.619

Given decimals are express as readable form in the following:

4332.409 = Four thousand three hundred thirty two point four zero nine

488.428 = Four hundred eight eight point four two eight

36199.619 = Thirty Six thousand one hundred ninety nine point six one nines





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  • Write the following decimals in readable form.

    A) 1234.567
    B) 16.325
    C) 100.1
    D) 9810.001
    E) 4332.409, 488.428, 36199.619
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