Decimals are that type of numbers, which has two parts - a whole number and the fractional part and these two are separated by a decimal point. The dot between the whole number and fractions part is called the decimal point. For example, 35.5 is a decimal number.

Here, 35 is a whole number part and 5 is the fractional part.

“.” is the decimal point.

Grade 6

Number System

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