Thousandths place is written in decimal fractions with 1000 as denominator.
Draw a square and divide it into 1000 equal parts and shade the part accordingly as explained below.
(i) onethousandth
If one part is shaded among the thousand parts then it is known as onethousandth. In decimal fraction we write it as 1/1000. In decimal number we write it as .001 and we read it as point zero zero one.
(ii) twothousandths
If two parts are shaded among the thousand parts then it is known as twothousandths. In decimal fraction we write it as 2/1000. In decimal number we write it as .002 and we read it as point zero zero two.
(iii) threethousandths
If three parts are shaded among the thousand parts then it is known as threethousandths. In decimal fraction we write it as 3/1000. In decimal number we write it as .003 and we read it as point zero zero three.
(iv) tenthousandths
If ten parts are shaded among the thousand parts then it is known as tenthousandths. In decimal fraction we write it as 10/1000. In decimal number we write it as .010 and we read it as point zero one zero.
(v) ninety nine thousandths
If ninety nine parts are shaded among the thousand parts then it is known as ninety nine thousandths. In decimal fraction we write it as 99/1000. In decimal number we write it as .099 and we read it as point zero nine nine.
(vi) five hundred thousandths
If five hundred parts are shaded among the thousand parts then it is known as five hundred thousandths. In decimal fraction we write it as 500/1000. In decimal number we write it as .500 and we read it as point five zero zero.
(vii) nine hundred thousandths
If nine hundred parts are shaded among the thousand parts then it is known as nine hundred thousandths. In decimal fraction we write it as 900/1000. In decimal number we write it as .900 and we read it as point nine zero zero.
(viii) nine hundred ninety nine thousandths
If nine hundred ninety nine parts are shaded among the thousand parts then it is known as nine hundred ninety nine thousandths. In decimal fraction we write it as 999/1000. In decimal number we write it as .999 and we read it as point nine nine nine.
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