26 Multiplying Decimals Multiply 0.4 x 0.14 0.056 #5Multiply 0.4 x 0.1410.14xStep 1: Write the problem verticallyStep 2: Ignore the decimal points and multiply56Step 3: Determine where the decimalpoint goes in the product.0.056The decimal moves 3 places to the left.
27 The decimal moves two places to the left. Evaluate The Power#6Evaluate (0.5)2This means (0.5)(0.5)20.5x 0.5The decimal moves two places to the left.250. 25
28 Calculate Area With Decimals # 7Calculate Area With DecimalsThe Area (A) is the number of square units needed to cover a figure.0.98 inArea = base x height2 in.Multiply 2 x 0.9811The decimal moves two places to the left.0.98x196Area is square units!1.96 in2