Name:    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
 a. > b. < c. =

2.

Select >, <, or = to make the statement true.

 a. < b. = c. >

3.

Select >, <, or = to make the statement true.
1.85
 a. = b. > c. <

4.

Which value will make the statement true?

–2.6 > –.7
 a. 2 b. 1 c. 3 d. 6

5.

Which values  will make the statement true?

1. < .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?

 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?

 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 and ?
 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, , , 2.6, 6.2 b. , -3.5, , 2.6, 6.2 c. , -3.5, 2.6, , 6.2 d. -3.5, , 2.6, , 6.2