Examples of tenth in a Sentence
He was tenth in line.
He traded stocks for one tenth their face value.
I only paid a tenth of what you did for that jacket.
Recent Examples of tenth from the Web
The typical cornfield is at least five acres, while a common hamster’s home range is less than a tenth of that size.
Maybe the birds were set off by a one-tenth of a degree change in the ocean’s waters.
The difference between a gold medal and silver last Olympics was a tenth of a second over four miles of ice.
That’s just under half of the death rate of children ages one to four, and less than a tenth of that for adults between age 25 and 34.
Up to a tenth of an inch of ice could accumulate during the morning’s freezing rain, the National Weather Service said in its winter weather advisory, which is in effect through noon Sunday.
In an earlier conversation, Achleitner told us that the 911 R has taught Porsche a lesson: Customers who don’t race their cars don’t necessarily care about the final tenth of a second on the racetrack.
Tiny objects, held less than a tenth of a millimetre apart, should experience forces transmitted by these particles in ways detectable by bench-top apparatus.
On top of that was about three tenths of an inch of sleet, said National Weather Service meteorologist Robin Smith.
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