Q.6 Write the place value of 2 in the following decimal numbers:

(i) 2.56

(ii) 21.37

(iii) 10.25

(iv) 9.42

(v) 63.352

(i) 2.56

(ii) 21.37

(iii) 10.25

(iv) 9.42

(v) 63.352

(i) Place value of 2 in 2.56 = 2 × 1 = 2 i.e. ones

(ii) Place value of 2 in 21.37 = 2 × 10 = 20 i.e. tens

(iii) Place value of 2 in 10.25 = 2/10 = 0.2 i.e. tenths

(iv) Place value of 2 in 9.42 = 2/100 = 0.02 i.e. hundredths

(v) Place value of 2 in 63.352 = 2/1000 = 0.002 i.e. thousandths.