1/20000 is 5.0e-05 as a decimal
|1. What are decimal ?|
|2. Steps to convert 1/20000 to decimal ?|
|3. How to read a decimal?|
|4. What is the purpose of the decimal point?|
|4. Converting meters to cms to understand decimals|
|5. Converting kgs to grams to understand decimals|
As our numbering system is based on powers of 10 it is called decimal. In Latin Decem means 10. A decimal number is a number that consists of a whole number and a fractional part. Decimals use a system of numbers based on units of tens, which results in the spaces past the decimal point as tenths, hundredths, thousandths and so on.
Divide 1 by 20000: 1 ÷ 20000 = 5.0e-05
Answer: 1 20000 = 5.0e-05
The simplest way to read decimals is to simply read the digits one by one. For example, 9.2 will be read as "nine point 2," 3.8 would be "three point eight," and so on.
In a decimal number, the decimal point separates the whole number from the fractional part of the decimal number.
Converting 1/20000 meters into cms.As we know, 1 m = 100 cm
1/20000 m = 1/20000 × (100) cm = 0.005 cm OR 5.0e-05 meters
Converting 1/20000 kgs into gramsAs we know, 1 kg = 1000 grams
1/20000 kg = 1/20000 × (1000) grams = 0 grams OR 5.0e-05 kgs