## Objective:

These **word problems** are designed to assess a student’s knowledge of **5.NBT.A.2**. These story problems are more than just math worksheets, they require students to really apply themselves to realistic situations. The answer sheet is included as well, for your convenience.

## Standard:

**5.NBT.A.2**

Explain patterns in the number of zeros of the product when multiplying a number by powers of 10, and explain patterns in the placement of the decimal point when a decimal is multiplied or divided by a power of 10. Use whole-number exponents to denote powers of 10.