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Arranging Numbers: Put the Smallest First

In this worksheet, students arrange numbers in ascending order.

'Arranging Numbers: Put the Smallest First' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 3 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number: Number and Place Value

Curriculum subtopic:   Order/Compare Numbers to 1000

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

In this worksheet, put numbers in ascending order, starting with the smallest number and ending with the largest. 


For example:

Put the numbers in ascending order.




469 , 518 , 541 , 931

469 is the smallest because 469 has the smallest hundreds digit.

Next we compare 541 and 518. They both have a 5 in the hundreds place, so we look at the tens place and see that 518 is smaller than 541.

Lastly, 931 is the biggest because it has the largest hundreds digit.

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