Worksheet: Ordering Decimals: Tenths and Hundredths
In this worksheet, we will practice using models and place value tables to order numbers with up to two decimal places.
The table below shows the finishing times for four runners in a 100 m race.
In what order did the runners cross the finishing line?
- AJennifer, Charlotte, Isabella, Elizabeth
- BJennifer, Elizabeth, Charlotte, Isabella
- CJennifer, Isabella, Charlotte, Elizabeth
- DElizabeth, Charlotte, Isabella, Jennifer
- EIsabella, Jennifer, Charlotte, Elizabeth
Find the first three numbers greater than 50.8 that have two decimal places.
- A50.91, 50.92, 50.93
- B50.94, 50.95, 50.96
- C50.81, 50.82, 50.83
- D50.84, 50.85, 50.86
Complete using two consecutive whole numbers.
- A27, 28
- B28, 29
- C30, 31
- D29, 30
Each model shows a different decimal.
Put the models in order so the decimals are ordered from greatest to least.
- AB, A, C, D
- BB, C, A, D
- CD, A, C, B
- DA, B, C, D
The table shows the scores of a number of students.
|Score (out of 4)||3.12||3.05||2.98||3.65||3.09||3.9|
Use the data to arrange the students from the greatest to the least score.
- AChloe, Jacob, Mason, Benjamin, Emma, Michael
- BJacob, Benjamin, Chloe, Mason, Emma, Michael
- CJacob, Chloe, Benjamin, Mason, Michael, Emma
- DBenjamin, Chloe, Jacob, Mason, Michael, Emma
- EJacob, Chloe, Benjamin, Mason, Emma, Michael
Arrange the following numbers from greatest to least: 10.52, 10.65, 10.44, 10.32.
- A10.65, 10.52, 10.44, 10.32
- B10.44, 10.52, 10.44, 10.32
- C10.52, 10.65, 10.44, 10.32
- D10.44, 10.65, 10.44, 10.32
Order the following numbers from greatest to least: 22.1, 22.2, 22.3, 21.9.
- A22.1, 22.2, 22.3, 21.9
- B22.3, 22.1, 22.2, 21.9
- C22.2, 22.1, 22.3, 21.9
- D22.3, 22.2, 22.1, 21.9
A group of friends has decided to find out how much each of them weighs. The following table shows the results.
Use the data in the table to arrange the group of friends according to their weights, from heaviest to lightest.
- AJackson, David, Daniel, Noah
- BDavid, Daniel, Noah, Jackson
- CJackson, Noah, Daniel, David
- DDaniel, Noah, Jackson, David
- ENoah, Jackson, David, Daniel
What is the greatest possible decimal number made up from the digits 8, 5, and 7 that is greater than 7 and less than 8?
Scarlett arranged the numbers 3.47, 3.48, 2.68, and 2.78 from greatest to least in the following order: 3.48, 3.47, 2.78, 2.68. Did she arrange the numbers correctly?