# Lesson Guide in Elementary Mathematics Grade 5 - Rational Numbers: Multiplication of Decimals

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Published on 2011 September 28th

Description
This learning material discusses the principles of multiplication in decimals and whole numbers.
Objective
Draw and color decimal models to visualize multiplication of decimals.
Identify and apply the rules in multiplying decimals.
Write the decimal point in the product correctly.

#### Curriculum Information

 Education Type K to 12 Grade Level Grade 5 Learning Area Mathematics Content/Topic Numbers and Number Sense Intended Users Educators Competencies Multiplies decimals with factors up to 2 decimal places Estimates the products of decimal numbers with reasonable results Solves routine and nonroutine problems involving multiplication without or with addition or subtraction of decimals and whole numbers including money using appropriate problem solving strategies and tools Visualizes division of decimal numbers using pictorial models