**Definition of Thousandth**

- One part out of 1,000 equal parts of a whole.

**Examples of Thousandth**

- 56.781 – 1 is in the thousandths place and is read as Fifty-six and seven hundred eighty-one thousandths.
- The number 4.7538 to the nearest thousandths is 4.754. Because 38 is close to 40 than 30.

**Solved Example on Thousandth **

Which of the following numbers has 6 in the thousandths place?

Choices:

A. 88.695

B. 89.567

C. 98.756

D. 658.479

Correct Answer: C

Solution:

Step 1:6 is three places to the right of the decimal point in the number 98.756.

Step 2:So, in the number 98.756, 6 in the thousandths place.

**Related Terms for Thousandth**

- Decimals
- Tenths
- Hundredths
- Sum
- Subtraction