# Lesson Worksheet: Comparing: Faster, Slower, Earlier, and Later Mathematics

In this worksheet, we will practice how to compare two durations using the words “faster” and “slower” and compare times using the words “earlier” and “later.”

Q1:

Yesterday, I ate my dinner at 5 o’clock.

Today, I ate my dinner at half past 5.

Did I eat my dinner earlier or later than yesterday?

• ALater
• BEarlier

Q2:

In the morning, Matthew and Sophia started painting at different times.

Who started later?

• A
• B

Q3:

Who got to school earlier?

• A
• B

Q4:

Matthew and Madison both started their work at the same time.

Who finished later?

• A
• B

Q5:

Charlotte swam across the pool in 53 seconds. Hannah swam across the pool in 1 minute. Who crossed the pool faster, Charlotte or Hannah?

• AHannah
• BCharlotte

Q6:

Ethan and Olivia both started getting ready at the same time.

• A
• B

Q7:

Ethan took 18 minutes to walk to school and Scarlett took 23 minutes.

Pick the missing word: 18 is than 23.

• Agreater
• Bless

Pick the missing word: 18 minutes goes by than 23 minutes.

• Aslower
• Bfaster

Q8:

Jackson and Natalie took the same route home from their vacation spot.

Pick the missing word: 16 is than 11.

• Aless
• Bgreater

Pick the missing word: Jackson traveled home than Natalie.

• Aslower
• Bfaster

Q9:

Here are two things Mia did today.

Which took longer?

• A
• B

Q10:

After school on Monday, Benjamin arrived home at 4 o’clock and his sister Natalie arrived at 5 o’clock. Who arrived later?

• ABenjamin
• BNatalie