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# I want to learn about: Decimals

Learn about decimal numbers with Smartick. Exercises, tutorials problems, and teaching resources about decimal numbers for elementary aged children. Here you will find posts about decimal numbers to make learning mathematics easier and more fun.

Nov11

## Multiplication of Decimals Using Money

Today we are going to better understand the multiplication of decimals by using a very common manipulative material: money. It is going to help us understand why multiplying by 10 moves the decimal position to the right. Equivalence of Bills or Coins with Numbers First, we are going to establish the equivalence of each coin […]

Feb17

## Combining Decimals and Fractions

Imagine that you have to solve the following addition problem that combines decimals and fractions: It’s not so easy to add a fraction to a decimal, right? It’s much easier to add fractions to fractions, or decimals to decimals. So, we can do this in two ways: Change the decimal to a fraction. Change the […]