Posted by Ashley on Thursday, April 24, 2008 at 10:35pm.
What is the simplest way of defining the phrase "decimal fractions?" A simple definition for my 4th grade class. Thanks alot.

Decimal fractions  Writeacher, Thursday, April 24, 2008 at 10:38pm
Does this help?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decimal

Decimal fractions  Susan B., Thursday, April 24, 2008 at 10:42pm
I did see this definition but I was looking for something that gave a better explanation.

Decimal fractions  Reiny, Thursday, April 24, 2008 at 11:37pm
If I recall we use to define a "decimal fraction" as a fraction where the denominator is a power of 10
e.g .45 = 45/100 = 45/10^2
e.g. 0.00567 = 567/100000 = 567/10^5

Decimal fractions  Unknown, Monday, November 15, 2010 at 2:04pm
What's a decimal fraction

Decimal fractions  angel, Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at 10:33pm
i need help............... explaning decimals
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