# 5 Free Multiplying Decimals by Whole Numbers Worksheets

These multiplying decimals by whole numbers worksheets will help to visualize and understand multiplication, decimals numbers, whole numbers and number systems. 5th and 6th grade students will learn basic multiplication methods and can improve their basic math skills with our free printable multiplying decimals worksheets.

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## 5 Exciting Worksheets for Multiplying Decimals by Whole Numbers

Please download the following multiplying decimals by whole numbers worksheets and practice multiplications on the pages.

**Introduction to Decimals and Whole Numbers**

Before learning the methods of multiplying decimals by whole numbers, it is important to thoroughly understand some related terms, such as whole numbers, decimal numbers, and obviously, **multiplication**. As you all learned multiplication at the kindergarten level, I will skip the simple multiplication methods here.

**Whole Numbers**

Whole numbers are all positive natural numbers, including the number zero, which has an infinite range. Fractions and decimals are not included in whole numbers.

So, look at the image given below. What are you seeing here at the top portion of the image, Champs? A number line. Right? A number line starts from zero to infinity.

And that’s what we can call whole numbers. Some examples of the whole number: 0, 12, 28, 35, 889, 1500, etc.

**Decimal Numbers**

And now the decimal number. A decimal number is any numerical value that contains a decimal point. It can also be stated in fractional form in some cases.

By dividing a whole into smaller parts, we get decimals. Then, there are two parts to a decimal number: a whole number part and a fractional part.

As a whole number, the whole component of a decimal number has the same decimal place value system. After the decimal point, however, when we proceed to the right, we obtain the fractional portion of the decimal number.

Look at the lower portion of the above image where I explain 5.47, a decimal number, for your clear understanding.

## Multiplying Decimals by 1-digit Whole Numbers

In this activity, you have to multiply decimals by only 1-digit whole numbers. I will show you the process here. See the first example:

Now follow this method and write all the answers on your worksheet.

## Multiplying Decimals by 2-digit Whole Numbers

Under this activity, we will get a clear idea of multiplying decimals by 2-digit whole numbers. See the following image.

Now follow this method and try these practice problems on your worksheet.

## Multiplying Decimals by 3-digit Whole Numbers

Here, you will have a better insight into multiplying decimals by 3-digit whole numbers. See the following image.

Now complete all the practice problems on your worksheet.

## Multiplication of Decimal Numbers by 10, 100, and 1000

This section is mainly about the multiplication of decimals by powers of ten. As 10, 100, and 1000 are powers of ten. Look at the image. This is just moving the decimal point.

To learn more details, please see-” **20+ Free Multiplying and Dividing by Powers of 10 Worksheet**”. This will help you understand the process of multiplying by powers of ten.

Other steps are similar as well.

Now complete all the practice problems on your worksheet.

## Simple Word Problems on Multiplying Decimals by Whole Numbers

In this section, you will find some word problems related to multiplying decimals by whole numbers. All these word problems are very interesting and enjoyable. Let’s go through the worksheet and solve the problems carefully.

## Download Free Worksheet PDF

Download the following combined PDF and enjoy your practice session.

So today, we’ve discussed multiplying decimals by whole numbers worksheets using the concepts of single-digit, double-digit, three-digit, decimal numbers, and some word problems. Download our free worksheets and after practicing these worksheets, the students will surely improve their skills in multiplication decimals by whole numbers and have a better understanding of multiplication.

## Multiplying Decimals by Whole Numbers Printable

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