# Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Decimal"

• ## The meaning of "Decimal" in various phrases and sentences

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2. "Accurate to" is used in this way in math and science when talking about measurements. This statement is basically saying that knowing pi to that particular decimal is the same as knowing the radius of a hydrogen atom, that is how small of a measurement you are talking about So basically "accurate to" is similar to saying "equivalent/ equal to/ comparable"

• ## Example sentences using "Decimal"

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2. This number has three decimal places

• ## Similar words to "Decimal" and their differences

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2. This is more of a math question than an English question! Haha! A decimal is a fraction expressed as a number with a decimal point. An example of a decimal is 2.333. All decimals can be turned into fractions! The word "decimal" does not have a non-math meaning, so you will not hear it being used often unless you like to talk about math! A fraction is a number that is not whole, while "fractional" is a word that can describe numbers like this. An example of a fraction is 1/3. All fractions can be turned into decimal! The word "fractional" does not have a non-math meaning, but "fraction" does. A "fraction" is a small amount. "She looked away for a fraction of a second." = "She looked away for a very short amount of time." "I got a fraction of what he got." = "I got a very small amount compared to what he got." Fraction is usually used in "fraction of a" when used like this.

• ## Other questions about "Decimal"

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2. we usually use the plural 'decimal places' rather than the singular when referring to it. Unless you specifically want to talk about a singular decimal place, for example, "Round the number to the nearest decimal place." I was trying to reword your sentence how I'd say it, but if you want to keep it as close to your wording, then I'd change it to: 'Hey, I don't wanna be nitpicky, but if we go by decimal places, I'm the winner.' "...go decimal places" without the 'by' sounds really weird. I don't think it makes sense.

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2. digit = one character in a number; the digits in "58.7" are 5, 8 and 7 Some numbers display digits after the decimal point, but some numbers don't. I would fix it by making all numbers display digits after the decimal point.

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