Worksheet: Comparing: Faster, Slower, Earlier, and Later

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:

Which clock shows the time 5 hours later?

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Q2:

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

Q3:

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

Who started later?

  • A
  • B

Q4:

Who got to school earlier?

  • A
  • B

Q5:

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

Who finished later?

  • A
  • B

Q6:

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

  • AMadison
  • BSophia

Q7:

Daniel and Victoria both started getting ready at the same time.

Who got ready faster?

  • A
  • B