# Describe and represent hundredths as a decimal number

I can describe and represent hundredths as a decimal number.

# Describe and represent hundredths as a decimal number

I can describe and represent hundredths as a decimal number.

## Slide deck

## Lesson details

### Key learning points

- If a digit is moved one column to the right it becomes one tenth the size.
- One hundredth is one tenth the size of one tenth.
- Hundredths are recorded in the column to the right of the tenths so one tenth is 0.01

### Common misconception

Pupils may record two-digit hundredth values incorrectly. For example 12 hundredths as 0.012

Use place value counters to represent the number and demonstrate the regrouping of ten hundredths.

### Keywords

Hundredth - The name we give to one part of one hundred equal parts.

One hundredth the size - When a whole is divided into one hundred equal parts, we can say one of those parts is one hundredth the size of the whole.

Hundredths column - The hundredths column places the number of hundredths a given number has.

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## Worksheet

## Starter quiz

### 6 Questions

## Exit quiz

### 6 Questions

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