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.
Video Examples: Tenths, Hundredths, and Thousandths
Solved Example on Thousandth
Ques: Which of the following numbers has 6 in the thousandths place?
Correct answer: C
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.