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A cent is one hundredth of a dollar (in fact, the word "cent" is from a Latin word meaning "hundred"). So no, one tenth of a penny is not one hundredth of a dollar. (It is actually one thousandth of a dollar.)

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Q: Is one tenth of a penny equivalent to one hundredth of a dollar?
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Is one tenth larger than one hundredth?

Well think about this, would you rather have one tenth of a dollar or one one hundredth of a dollar? In other words YES

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Explain how a tenth is related to a hundredth?

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How many tenths equal a hundredth?

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How do you say .010 in words?

One hundredth.

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