# COMPARING AND ORDERING DECIMALS

Problem 1 :

Place the following numbers in order from least to greatest :

-8.2, 0.4, -2 1/2, 2.4

Solution

Problem 2 :

Place a >, <, or = symbol on each line to compare the rational numbers below.

(i) 1.2  ___8/4  (ii) 6.05  ____6.05

Solution

Problem 3 :

Place the following numbers in order from greatest to least :

0.5, -5 1/9, -7.1, 0.9

Solution

Problem 4 :

Place a >, <, or = symbol on each line to compare the rational numbers below.

(i) 8.5 _____ 10/5  (ii) 10.2  _____10

Solution

Problem 5 :

Place the following numbers in order from least to greatest :

-2.4, -3 3/9, 9.5, 0.2

Solution

Problem 6 :

Place a >, <, or = symbol on each line to compare the rational numbers below.

(i) 1.4___-14/7  (ii) 6.8 _____ 8.6

Solution

Problem 7 :

Place the following numbers in order from greatest to least :

7.4, -4 5/10, 0.2, -7.4

Solution

Problem 8 :

Place the following numbers in order from least to greatest :

-34/4, 4, 0.7, -9.3

Solution

Problem 9 :

Place the following numbers in order from greatest to least :

0.3, 3.3, -3.3, -3

Solution

Problem 10 :

Place a >, <, or = symbol on each line to compare the rational numbers below.

(i)  8.5 ____-8.5   (ii) 0.2 ___0.5

Solution

1)  -8.2 < -2 1/2 < 0.4 < 2.4

2)  i)  1.2 < 2  and ii)  6.05 = 6.05

3)  0.9 > 0.5 > -5 1/9 > -7.1

4)  i)  8.5 > 2  and ii)  10.2 > 10

5)  -3 3/9 < -2.4 < 0.2 < 9.5

6)  i)  1.4 > -2 and ii)  6.8 < 8.6

7)  7.4 > 0.2 > -4.5 > -7.4

8)  -9.3 < -34/4 < 0.7 < 4

9)  3.3 > 0.3 > -3 >-3.3

10)  i)  8.5 > -8.5 and ii)  0.2 < 0.5

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