Multiplying and dividing decimals

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How to

  1. To multiply decimals: Set up and multiply the numbers as you do with whole numbers. Count the total number of decimal places in both of the factors. Place the decimal point in the product so that the number of decimal places in the product is the sum of the decimal places in the factors.

When do we use it

We use it when we are at the grocie store like I bought 3 4.59 things how much money is in all is it and like I bought 66 dollars worth of burritos and each burrito is 2.99 dollars how much did I buy and also for the height and length of a building