# Ex 2.5 Q6 Fractions and Decimals Solution- NCERT Maths class 7

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## Question

Write the place value of \(2\) in the following decimal numbers:-

i) \(2.56\)

ii) \(21.37\)

iii) \(10.25\)

iv) \(9.42\)

v) \(63.352\)

## Text Solution

**What is known?**

Decimal numbers

**What is unknown?**

Place value of \(2\).

**Reasoning:**

Hundreds | Tens | Ones | Decimal | Tenths | Hundredths |

100 | 10 | 1 | ---- | \[\frac{1}{{10}}\] | \[\frac{1}{{100}}\] |

**Steps:**

i) \(2.56\)

\( \underline{2}.56\)

\(2\) is at ones place.

ii) \(21.37\)

\( \underline{2}1.37\)

\(2\) is at ten's place.

iii) \(10.25\)

\(10. \underline{2} 5\)

\(2\) is at tenths place.

iv) \(9 .4 2\)

\(9 .4 \underline{2}\)

\(2\) is at hundredth place.

V) \(63.352\)

\(63 .3 5\underline{2}\)

\(2\) is at thousandth place.