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Comparing and Ordering Rational Numbers



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

Select >, <, or = to make the statement true.
–4.25 mc001-1.jpg mc001-2.jpg
a.
>
b.
<
c.
=
 

 2. 

Select >, <, or = to make the statement true.
mc002-1.jpg mc002-2.jpg mc002-3.jpg
a.
<
b.
=
c.
>
 

 3. 

Select >, <, or = to make the statement true.
mc003-1.jpg mc003-2.jpg 1.85
a.
=
b.
>
c.
<
 

 4. 

Which value will make the statement true?

         –2.6 > –mc004-1.jpg.7
a.
2
b.
1
c.
3
d.
6
 

 5. 

Which values  will make the statement true?

          1.mc005-1.jpg < mc005-2.jpg.3
a.
1 and 0
b.
4 and 1
c.
3 and 1
d.
1 and 2
 

 6. 

Which number sentence describes how A compares with B?

               mc006-1.jpg
a.
0.5 < 2.25
b.
0.5 > 2.25
c.
0.2 > 2.1
d.
0.3 < 2.1
 

 7. 

Which number sentence describes how A compares with B?

            mc007-1.jpg
a.
–2.75 < –3
b.
–3 > –1.25
c.
–3 < –1.25
d.
–2.3 > –3
 

 8. 

Which number is between –5.2 and –4.8?
a.
–4.7
b.
–5.3
c.
–3.2
d.
–5.1
 

 9. 

Which number is between mc009-1.jpg and mc009-2.jpg?
a.
3.28
b.
3.46
c.
3.82
d.
3.35
 

 10. 

Which group of numbers is in order from least to greatest?
a.
-3.5, mc010-1.jpg, mc010-2.jpg, 2.6, 6.2
b.
mc010-3.jpg, -3.5, mc010-4.jpg, 2.6, 6.2
c.
mc010-5.jpg, -3.5, 2.6, mc010-6.jpg, 6.2
d.
-3.5, mc010-7.jpg, 2.6, mc010-8.jpg, 6.2
 



 
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