Thousandths as decimals

Learning focus

Learn how to recognise and use thousandths and relate them to tenths, hundredths and decimal equivalents.

This includes:

  • one learning summary
  • one quiz
  • one video
  • one worksheet
  • one interactive game


To get started, let's see how well you know this topic already. Take the catch-up quiz below to find out.


Recognise and use thousandths

Join Jade and learn how thousandths can be represented as a fraction and as a decimal number.


Activity 1

Recognise and use thousandths worksheet

Complete the questions by identifying the thousandths and their equivalent decimals.

There are three questions to complete:

  • the first two questions allow you to practise the skill.
  • the third question is a problem solving activity where you will need to explain your answer
Recognise and use thousandths worksheet

Click here for the answer sheet

Activity 2

Thousandths as decimals interactive game

Answer the five questions in the interactive game and practise the place value skills you have learnt to find the equivalent decimals to the different representations.

Thousandths as decimals interactive game


Play Guardians: Defenders of Mathematica to learn more and sharpen your skills on this topic.

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