Practice!

Sample Problem

Order the following numbers from the greatest to the least.

25%, 3/4, 4/5, 0.48

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Solution

To put percent, fractions and decimals in a certain order, first write the numbers in the same format so they are easier to compare. Compare and order the numbers. Then, rewrite the numbers in their original forms.

Rewrite: 0.25, 0.75, 0.8, 0.48

Order: 0.8, 0.75, 0.48, 0.25

Rewrite: 4/5, 3/4, 0.48, 25%