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### Course: 5th grade (Eureka Math/EngageNY) > Unit 1

Lesson 2: Topic B: Decimal fractions and place value patterns- Write decimals in expanded form
- Decimals in expanded form
- Decimals in expanded form review
- Decimals in written form (hundredths)
- Decimals in written form (thousandths)
- Decimals in written form
- Decimals in written form review
- Expressing decimals in multiple forms
- Decimals in written and expanded form
- Visual understanding of regrouping decimals
- Write common fractions as decimals
- Comparing decimals: 9.97 and 9.798
- Comparing decimals: 156.378 and 156.348
- Compare decimals through thousandths
- Comparing decimals in different representations
- Compare decimals in different forms
- Order decimals
- Comparing decimals word problems
- Compare decimals word problems
- Regroup decimals
- Ordering decimals
- Ordering decimals through thousandths

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# Decimals in written form review

Review writing decimals in written form, and try some practice problems.

## Written form

**Written form**is a way to write numbers using only words.

### Example

Let's write ${3}.{4}0{5}$ in written form.

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First, we will read the number to the left of the decimal.

Then, we read the decimal as "${\text{and}}$ ".

Finally, we read the numbers to the right of the decimal and state the place value of the digit farthest to the right.

${\text{Three}}{\text{and}}$ $\text{}{\text{four}}\text{hundred}{\text{five}}\text{thousandths}$

**three and four hundred five thousandths.**

*Want to learn more about written form? Check out this video.*

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