Q&A #114

Decimals - thousandths of an inch

T2T || FAQ || Teachers' Lounge || Browse || Search || T2T Associates || About T2T

View entire discussion

From: Ken Hammond
To: Teacher2Teacher Service
Date: May 24, 1998 at 20:28:50
Subject: Decimals - thousandths of an inch

I am trying to teach some of my employees how the decimal system works. In the line of work that we do, we measure things to thousandths of a inch. I am having a hard time explaining this concept to them. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

Math Forum Home || The Math Library || Quick Reference || Math Forum Search

Teacher2Teacher - T2T ®
© 1994- The Math Forum at NCTM. All rights reserved.