## Multiplying Decimals

Multiplying decimals is not so hard. If you can multiply two numbers you can multiply decimals. To multiply 0.38 by 0.061, start by multiplying 38 by 61.x | 30 | 8 |

60 | 1800 | 480 |

1 | 30 | 8 |

There are five decimal places in the question, so there will be five decimal places in the answer. The answer is 0.02318.