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Create Large and Small Four-Digit Numbers

In this worksheet, students are given five digits from which to create the largest and smallest possible four-digit numbers.

'Create Large and Small Four-Digit Numbers' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Place Value

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Using four of the digits 1, 2, 2, 5, 6 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?  

 

Smallest is 1225

Largest is 6522

 

Note that you can only use digits that are given to you, so numbers such as 1111 and 6666 will not count.

Using four of the digits 1, 3, 2, 5, 3 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

 5231533213221233
smallest
largest

Using four of the digits 1, 4, 5, 4, 5 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

 5541554414541445
smallest
largest

Using four of the digits 1, 2, 7, 3, 4 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

 7423234712347432
smallest
largest

Using four of the digits 1, 8, 3, 5, 9 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

 1389135898519853
smallest
largest

Using four of the digits 4, 9, 4, 2, 9 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

 2944244994929944
smallest
largest

Using four of the digits 4, 6, 4, 4, 4 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

 4444444664446644
smallest
largest

Using four of the digits 4, 6, 4, 6, 6 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

 4446446666446664
smallest
largest

Using four of the digits 8, 6, 4, 4, 6 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

 8646866444664646
smallest
largest

Using four of the digits 8, 6, 9, 1, 1 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

 8611986116811168
smallest
largest

Using four of the digits 8, 6, 9, 1, 9 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

 1669869916899986
smallest
largest
  • Question 1

Using four of the digits 1, 3, 2, 5, 3 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

CORRECT ANSWER
 5231533213221233
smallest
largest
EDDIE SAYS
The smallest number you can make is 1233 and the largest is 5332.
Remember, you can\'t make 1322 from 1, 3, 2, 5, 3.
  • Question 2

Using four of the digits 1, 4, 5, 4, 5 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

CORRECT ANSWER
 5541554414541445
smallest
largest
EDDIE SAYS
The smallest number you can make is 1445 and the largest is 5544.
  • Question 3

Using four of the digits 1, 2, 7, 3, 4 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

CORRECT ANSWER
 7423234712347432
smallest
largest
EDDIE SAYS
The smallest number you can make is 1234 and the largest is 7432.
  • Question 4

Using four of the digits 1, 8, 3, 5, 9 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

CORRECT ANSWER
 1389135898519853
smallest
largest
EDDIE SAYS
The smallest number you can make is 1358 and the largest is 9853.
  • Question 5

Using four of the digits 4, 9, 4, 2, 9 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

CORRECT ANSWER
 2944244994929944
smallest
largest
EDDIE SAYS
The smallest number you can make is 2449 and the largest is 9944.
  • Question 6

Using four of the digits 4, 6, 4, 4, 4 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

CORRECT ANSWER
 4444444664446644
smallest
largest
EDDIE SAYS
The smallest number you can make is 4444 and the largest is 6444.
Remember, you can\'t make 6644 out of 4, 6, 4, 4, 4.
  • Question 7

Using four of the digits 4, 6, 4, 6, 6 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

CORRECT ANSWER
 4446446666446664
smallest
largest
EDDIE SAYS
The smallest number you can make is 4466 and the largest is 6664.
Remember, you can\'t make 4446 from 4, 6, 4, 6, 6.
  • Question 8

Using four of the digits 8, 6, 4, 4, 6 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

CORRECT ANSWER
 8646866444664646
smallest
largest
EDDIE SAYS
The smallest number you can make is 4466 and the largest is 8664.
  • Question 9

Using four of the digits 8, 6, 9, 1, 1 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

CORRECT ANSWER
 8611986116811168
smallest
largest
EDDIE SAYS
The smallest number you can make is 1168 and the largest is 9861.
1681 is larger than 1168.
  • Question 10

Using four of the digits 8, 6, 9, 1, 9 what are the smallest and largest four-digit numbers that can be made?

CORRECT ANSWER
 1669869916899986
smallest
largest
EDDIE SAYS
The smallest number you can make is 1689 and the largest is 9986. Remember, you can\'t make 1669 from 8, 6, 9, 1, 9.
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