# Place Value of Decimal

Tenths |
hundredths |
Thousandths |
Ten Thousandths |
Hundred Thousandths |
Millionths |

0.1 |
0.01 |
0.001 |
0.0001 |
0.000 01 |
0.000 001 |

The place value of whole numbers is almost similar to decimal place value. There are *th* added to the whole number place values. This time we read the decimal place value from left to right and as you digit moves further to the left the value of the decimal decreases.

#### How to read / write a decimal?

The reading/writing decimals is very similar to whole number, we just add *th* to the end of each group. For more see reading whole numbers.
**Examples:**