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Comparing and Ordering Whole Numbers. Example 1: Compare 76 and 67 Write:Say: 67 < 76 67 is less than 76 76 > 67 76 is greater than 67 Remember, the mouth of the symbol (> or <) always opens to the greater number..

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Comparing and ordering whole numbers

Comparing and Ordering Whole Numbers

Example 1: Compare 76 and 67

Write:Say:

67 < 76 67 is less than 76

76 > 67 76 is greater than 67

Remember, the mouth of the symbol (> or <) always opens to the greater number.


Comparing and ordering whole numbers

Example 2: Blanca Peak is 14,345 feet above sea level. Crestone Peak is 14,294 feet above sea level. Which peak is taller?


Caution

Caution!!!!!

Be sure to line up digits with the same place value when comparing or computing.

Example: You score 108,464 points. Your friend scores 97,996. The higher score wins. Who wins?

Lined Up IncorrectlyLined Up Correctly (at the ones place)

108,464108,464

97,996 97,996

Note: When one whole number hasmore digits than the other, it is greater.

Write: 108,464 > 97,996 or 97,996 < 108,464


Let s try compare using or

Let’s Try!Compare using <,>, or =.

  • 534 __ 509

  • 45,943 __ 45,494

  • 904,109,005 __ 940,109,005

  • 174,903,845,182 __ 174,903,845,182


Order the following numbers from greatest to least 61 565 71 649 75 367

Order the following numbers from greatest to least.61,565; 71,649; 75,367

75,367 ; 71,649; 61,565 (greatest to least)


Let s try

Let’s Try!!

  • Order from least to greatest…

  • 2,756,833; 2,756,820; 2,756,338

  • Order from greatest to least…

  • 90,654; 87,223; 87,954; 90,556


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