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Know Your Numbers: Positions in a Sequence (1)

In this worksheet, students work out the positions of numbers from the instructions.

'Know Your Numbers: Positions in a Sequence (1)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number: Number and Place Value

Curriculum subtopic:   Order/Compare Numbers to 100

Popular topics:   Numbers worksheets

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Worksheet Overview

In this worksheet, you must write the positions of numbers in a list.


Look at this sequence of numbers.

   2    4    6    8    10    12    14


We number them off using 1 2 3 4 etc.


2 4 6 8 10 12 14
1 2 3 4 5 6 7


But it is better to use the words...

First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh


or the symbols

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th


2 4 6 8 10 12 14
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th



2 is the 1st number in the sequence.

6 is the 3rd number in the sequence.

14 is the 7th number in the sequence.

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