### How do you write 53.5 in expanded form and word form?

expanded form 50.0+3.0+0.5 all there is to it is putting zeros at the end of the number where the three would go in fifty three, then add the decimal then zero in this case word form fifty-three and five tenths in word form the (and) represents the decimal (or the .) and adding the (th) to the tenth lets you know you are talking about decimals.