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How many tenths are there in 89.5?

Guest Aug 3, 2014

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A tenth is 0.1, so divide 89.5 by 0.1.

 89.5/0.1  multiply top and bottom by 10 to get 895/1 or just 895.

Alan  Aug 3, 2014
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Can you be a lil more specific with your question??!!

rosala  Aug 3, 2014
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A tenth is 0.1, so divide 89.5 by 0.1.

 89.5/0.1  multiply top and bottom by 10 to get 895/1 or just 895.

Alan  Aug 3, 2014
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Thanks Alan,

I would look at it a little differently.

How many units are there in 75.    75 ofcourse.  75*1=75

How many hundreds are there in 1600   Well 16 of course  16*100=1600

How many thousands are there in 137000  .   Ans 137    :   137*1000=137000

How many tenths in 5.7  57 because 57*1/10=5.7  (note that the 7 is in the tenths column)    

Melody  Aug 3, 2014
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Thanks for that so easy way Melody!it really helps!

Thumbs up !

rosala  Aug 3, 2014

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