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# Place Value Word Problems

Place Value Word Problems
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1.
Joan walked 0.36 miles today. Find the value of the digit in the hundredths place.
 a. 0.4 b. 0.06 c. 0.04 d. 0.6

2.
Order the decimals 4.5, 0.3, and 6.5 from least to greatest.
 a. 6.5 < 4.5 < 0.3 b. 0.3 < 4.5 < 6.5 c. 0.3 > 4.5 > 6.5 d. 6.5 > 4.5 > 0.3

3.
Order the decimals 3.4, 0.8, and 5.4 from least to greatest.
 a. 0.8 < 3.4 < 5.4 b. 0.8 > 3.4 > 5.4 c. 5.4 > 3.4 > 0.8 d. 5.4 < 3.4 < 0.8

4.
Order the decimals 5.6, 0.2, and 7.6 from least to greatest.
 a. 7.6 < 5.6 < 0.2 b. 0.2 < 5.6 < 7.6 c. 7.6 > 5.6 > 0.2 d. 0.2 > 5.6 > 7.6

5.
The weights of four girls in a class are 111.24 lb, 111.48 lb, 111.09 lb, and 111.8 lb. Arrange their weights in ascending order.
 a. 111.09 < 111.24 < 111.48 < 111.8 b. 111.09 < 111.48 < 111.24 < 111.8 c. 111.24 < 111.09 < 111.48 < 111.8 d. 111.8 < 111.48 > 111.24 > 111.09

6.
In which place is the digit 7 in the number 263.17?
 a. ones b. thousands c. tenths d. hundredths

7.
Compare:
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 a. + b. > c. = d. <

8.
In which place is the digit 9 in the number 7.09?
 a. ones b. tenths c. hundredths d. thousands

9.
In which place is the digit 1 in the number 8.18?
 a. ones b. hundredths c. thousands d. tenths