# Comparing fractions and decimals

## Lesson details

### Key learning points

1. In this lesson, we will learn to compare both fractions and decimals with each other. We will investigate how to compare each format by placing them on a number line.

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## Starter quiz

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### 6 Questions

Q1.
What is six thousandths as a decimal?
0.06
6000
Q2.
What is fourteen thousandths as a decimal?
0.14
14,000
Q3.
What is one hundred and seventeen thousandths as a decimal?
1.17
117
Q4.
What is two hundred and one thousandths as a decimal?
2.01
201,000
Q5.
What is one thousand, two hundred and nineteen thousandths as a decimal?
0.1219
1219
Q6.
What is one thousand thousandths as a decimal?
0.001
1000

## Exit quiz

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### 6 Questions

Q1.
Which is greater?
one half
Q2.
Which is greater?
three eighths
Q3.
Which is worth the least?
forty-five hundredths
Q4.
Which is worth the least?
eighty-one hundredths
Q5.
Which is worth more: three fifths or four tenths?
four tenths