# Mathematics / Year 5 / Number and Algebra / Fractions and decimals

Curriculum content descriptions

Recognise that the place value system can be extended beyond hundredths (ACMNA104)

Elaborations
• using knowledge of place value and division by 10 to extend the number system to thousandths and beyond
• recognising the equivalence of one thousandths and 0.001
General capabilities
• Numeracy Numeracy
ScOT terms

Place value,  Decimals

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