In Comparing decimals, we looked at how we can compare the size of decimals even without a graph. When comparing numbers you start by comparing the numbers with largest place value. Then compare the next digit in the number and so on.

Let's start with a video.

Remember!

> means "is greater than."

< means "is less than."

EXAMPLES

Question 1

Choose the larger decimal

$0.6$0.6

A

$0.4$0.4

B

Question 2

Choose the smaller decimal.

$0.69$0.69

A

$0.9$0.9

B

Question 3

Choose the missing symbol to make this a true statement.