• # question_answer In the decimal number 24.9785, what is the place value of 8? A) Tenths                B)        HundredthsC) Thousandths       D)       Ten thousandthsE) None of these

Explanation: Option (c) is correct. Here, 8 is at third place right from the decimal point. Therefore, it is at $\frac{1}{1000}$ place in place value chart. So, the place value of 8 is thousandths. Rest of the options is incorrect because of the correctness of option (b).