# In a decimal number how do you find what digit in the hundreds place?

The third digit to the left of the decimal point is the hundreds place.

### What is the difference between a decimal point and a decimal place?

The decimal point of a number separates the whole part of the number from the fractional part of the number. It is located between the units column and the tenths column of every number. A decimal place is one of the digits after the decimal point: The first decimal place is the first digit, which is the tenths digit The second decimal place is the second digit, which is the hundredths digit The third decimal…

### What is decimal place values?

A decimal number is simply a way of representing a number in such a way that the place value of each digit is ten times that of the digit to its right. So from left to right, some of the decimal pace values are:... hundreds tens units . . . . . . . decimal point tenths hundredths thousandths and so on.

### How do make 162 into a decimal?

162 isa decimal. A decimal is a way of representing a number such that the place value of each digit is ten times the place value of the digit to its right. A decimal does not require a decimal point, not any 0s after the decimal point. 162 isa decimal. A decimal is a way of representing a number such that the place value of each digit is ten times the place value of the…

### How do you do place value?

If a number is an integer then the last digit (to the right) is the units' (or ones') place. In the case of a decimal fraction is it the digit to the immediate left of the decimal point. Note that 1 = 100. The place value of the digit to its left is the tens' place, which is also 101. The place value of the digit to its left is the hundreds' place, which is…

### How do you write a a decimal in hundredths?

A decimal (ex. 0.2) can have any amount of digits after the decimal (ex. 0.222222334) Think about the tens, hundreds, thousands places. A number in the tens place has two digits. A number in the hundreds place has three digits, and thousands has three. However, the tenths (NOT tens) place is written after a decimal with one digit after it. (ex. 0.1) Hundredthshas two digits after the decimal, and so on. An easy way to…

### What is the difference between face value and place value number?

Face value means the value of the digit in isolation. Place value means the value represented by the position that this digit sits within the number. If you take the number 10 for example: The first digit here "1" has a face value of 1. We just look at the digit in isolation and its face value is simply the value of the digit. However its place value is tens. That is because it sits…

### What is the value of the digit in the hundreds place 8.233?

The hundreds column is the one three left of the decimal point. There is no digit in the hundreds column, so its value is zero (0). -------------------------------------------------- If you meant the hundredTHs place, then the hundredths place is the column two right of the decimal point. This is occupied by the first 3, so its value is three hundredths (3/100 or 0.03).