Decimal Numbers

Hello Year 5, This week in Maths we have been multiplying and dividing decimal numbers by 10, 100 and 1000.

The simple rule to remember when multiplying a number is that all your digits will move to right and when dividing they will move to the left.

REMEMBER the decimal never moves.  Here are two videos showing you:-

How to multiply:-

How to divide:-

Have a go at these questions by multiplying and dividing them by 10,100 and 1000:-

1 – 8.9

2- 27.6

3-157.6

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