The number 40.5 is 1,000 times greater than which of the following numbers?

A.) 0.405

B.) 0.0405

C.) 0.0450

D.) 0.00405

E.) 0.000405

A.) 0.405

B.) 0.0405

C.) 0.0450

D.) 0.00405

E.) 0.000405

x = the number

40.5 = 1,000x {40.5 is 1,000 times greater than the number}

x = 0.0405 {divided both sides by 1,000}

**B). 0.0405**

*when dividing by 1,000, simply move the decimal point 3 places to the left*

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