Worksheet: Comparing Decimals Using Place Value

In this worksheet, we will practice using place value tables to compare and order decimals with up to three decimal places.

Q1:

Is 7.8 less than, greater than, or equal to 7 out of 8?

  • Agreater than
  • Bless than
  • Cequal to

Q2:

Arrange 0.3183,31.83,318.3,3.183 in ascending order.

  • A 3 1 8 . 3 , 3 1 . 8 3 , 3 . 1 8 3 , 0 . 3 1 8 3
  • B 3 1 8 . 3 , 3 . 1 8 3 , 0 . 3 1 8 3 , 3 1 . 8 3
  • C 0 . 3 1 8 3 , 3 . 1 8 3 , 3 1 . 8 3 , 3 1 8 . 3
  • D 3 . 1 8 3 , 3 1 . 8 3 , 3 1 8 . 3 , 0 . 3 1 8 3
  • E 3 . 1 8 3 , 0 . 3 1 8 3 , 3 1 8 . 3 , 3 1 . 8 3

Q3:

Complete 3.6103+0.6+0.01 using <, =, or >.

  • A <
  • B =
  • C >

Q4:

Which pair of numbers from 76.02, 7.622, 76.20, 76.020, 76.22, and 7.620 are equal?

  • A76.22, 7.622
  • B76.020, 76.20
  • C76.02, 76.020
  • D7.622, 7.620

Q5:

In the 2004 summer Olympics, Carly Patterson had a total score of 38.387 in the all-around gymnastics event. Svetlana Khorkina had a total score of 38.211 in the same event. Who had a higher score in this event?

  • ACarly Patterson
  • BSvetlana Khorkina

Q6:

Which of the numbers on these cards have their last digit in the hundredth place?

  • A0.635, 0.55
  • B0.65, 0.55
  • C0.695, 0.635
  • D0.8
  • E0.695, 0.65

Q7:

Which of these numbers have their last digit in the thousandths place?

  • A1.13, 0.19
  • B0.304, 0.19
  • C1.13, 0.235
  • D0.304, 0.235
  • E0.304, 1.13

Q8:

Which of the following numbers lies between 6.69 and 7.29?

  • A6.619
  • B7.4
  • C7.7
  • D7.09

Q9:

Which of the following is true?

  • A 6 . 7 = 6 7 9
  • B 6 . 7 > 6 7 9
  • C 6 . 7 < 6 7 9

Q10:

Which of the following numbers is closest to zero: 1.09, 0.937, 0.969 or 0.94?

Q11:

Which of the following is greater than 0.307?

  • A0.052
  • B0.115
  • C0.11
  • D0.971

Q12:

Which of the following does not have the same value as the others?

  • Aninety-five hundredths
  • B0.95
  • C ( 9 × 0 . 1 ) + ( 5 × 0 . 0 1 )
  • D9.5

Q13:

Complete 83.8683.860 using <, =, or >.

  • A =
  • B >
  • C <

Q14:

Arrange the following set of ratios in ascending order: 0.13, 110, 0.12.

  • A 1 1 0 , 0 . 1 2 , 0 . 1 3
  • B 0 . 1 3 , 1 1 0 , 0 . 1 2
  • C 0 . 1 3 , 0 . 1 2 , 1 1 0
  • D 0 . 1 2 , 0 . 1 3 , 1 1 0
  • E 1 1 0 , 0 . 1 3 , 0 . 1 2

Q15:

Arrange 4.944,5.224,5.74,5.455 in descending order.

  • A 5 . 4 5 5 , 5 . 7 4 , 4 . 9 4 4 , 5 . 2 2 4
  • B 4 . 9 4 4 , 5 . 4 5 5 , 5 . 2 2 4 , 5 . 7 4
  • C 5 . 2 2 4 , 5 . 4 5 5 , 5 . 7 4 , 4 . 9 4 4
  • D 5 . 7 4 , 5 . 4 5 5 , 5 . 2 2 4 , 4 . 9 4 4
  • E 4 . 9 4 4 , 5 . 4 5 5 , 5 . 7 4 , 5 . 2 2 4

Q16:

Arrange 35.36,35.07,34.189,34.197 in ascending order.

  • A 3 4 . 1 8 9 , 3 4 . 1 9 7 , 3 5 . 0 7 , 3 5 . 3 6
  • B 3 4 . 1 8 9 , 3 4 . 1 9 7 , 3 5 . 3 6 , 3 5 . 0 7
  • C 3 4 . 1 9 7 , 3 5 . 3 6 , 3 5 . 0 7 , 3 4 . 1 8 9
  • D 3 5 . 3 6 , 3 4 . 1 9 7 , 3 5 . 0 7 , 3 4 . 1 8 9
  • E 3 4 . 1 9 7 , 3 5 . 0 7 , 3 4 . 1 8 9 , 3 5 . 3 6

Q17:

Arrange 0.99,0.909,0.09,0.099 in ascending order.

  • A 0 . 9 0 9 , 0 . 0 9 9 , 0 . 0 9 , 0 . 9 9
  • B 0 . 0 9 , 0 . 0 9 9 , 0 . 9 0 9 , 0 . 9 9
  • C 0 . 0 9 , 0 . 9 9 , 0 . 0 9 9 , 0 . 9 0 9
  • D 0 . 0 9 9 , 0 . 9 9 , 0 . 0 9 , 0 . 9 0 9
  • E 0 . 9 0 9 , 0 . 9 9 , 0 . 0 9 , 0 . 0 9 9

Q18:

A furniture store is displaying four tables. The lengths of the tables are 5 feet, 5.202 feet, 5.2 feet, and 5.26 feet. Arrange the tables’ lengths in descending order.

  • A 5 . 2 , 5 . 2 0 2 , 5 . 2 6 , 5
  • B 5 . 2 6 , 5 . 2 0 2 , 5 . 2 , 5
  • C 5 , 5 . 2 0 2 , 5 . 2 , 5 . 2 6
  • D 5 , 5 . 2 , 5 . 2 0 2 , 5 . 2 6
  • E 5 . 2 6 , 5 . 2 , 5 . 2 0 2 , 5

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