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Take Five Digits: Making Large and Small Numbers

In this worksheet, students are given five random digits from which they make a large number and then a smaller number.

'Take Five Digits: Making Large and Small Numbers' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Number: Number and Place Value

Curriculum subtopic:  Order/Compare Numbers Beyond 1000

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, make the largest and smallest number from five digits.

 

Example

Make the largest and smallest number from the digits:

7 , 3 , 4 , 4 , 1

 

Answer

For the largest number, begin with the largest number and put the numbers in decreasing order:

74431

 

For the smallest number, begin with the smallest number and put the numbers in increasing order:

13447

Make the largest number from the digits:

7 , 8 , 3 , 5 , 5

85753

87553

Make the smallest number from the digits:

7 , 8 , 3 , 5 , 5

35578

35587

Make the largest number from the digits:

0 , 0 , 6 , 6 , 2

66200

66020

Make the smallest number from the digits:

3 , 6 , 1 , 6 , 2

12366

20066

Make the largest number from the digits:

9 , 9 , 4 , 5 , 3

99543

34599

Make the smallest number from the digits:

9 , 9 , 4 , 5 , 3

99543

34599

Make the smallest number from the digits:

5 , 8 , 8 , 5 , 9

55889

55898

Make the largest number from the digits:

5 , 8 , 8 , 5 , 9

98855

55898

Make the largest number from the digits:

1 , 4 , 5 , 0 , 5

55401

55410

Make the smallest number from the digits:

1 , 4 , 5 , 1 , 5

11455

55410

  • Question 1

Make the largest number from the digits:

7 , 8 , 3 , 5 , 5

CORRECT ANSWER
87553
EDDIE SAYS
Begin with the largest number and put the numbers in decreasing order: 87553
  • Question 2

Make the smallest number from the digits:

7 , 8 , 3 , 5 , 5

CORRECT ANSWER
35578
EDDIE SAYS
Begin with the smallest number and put the numbers in increasing order: 35578
  • Question 3

Make the largest number from the digits:

0 , 0 , 6 , 6 , 2

CORRECT ANSWER
66200
EDDIE SAYS
Begin with the largest number and put the numbers in decreasing order: 66200
  • Question 4

Make the smallest number from the digits:

3 , 6 , 1 , 6 , 2

CORRECT ANSWER
12366
EDDIE SAYS
Begin with the smallest number and put the numbers in increasing order: 12366
  • Question 5

Make the largest number from the digits:

9 , 9 , 4 , 5 , 3

CORRECT ANSWER
99543
EDDIE SAYS
Begin with the largest number and put the numbers in decreasing order: 99543
  • Question 6

Make the smallest number from the digits:

9 , 9 , 4 , 5 , 3

CORRECT ANSWER
34599
EDDIE SAYS
Begin with the smallest number and put the numbers in increasing order: 34599
  • Question 7

Make the smallest number from the digits:

5 , 8 , 8 , 5 , 9

CORRECT ANSWER
55889
EDDIE SAYS
Begin with the smallest number and put the numbers in increasing order: 55889
  • Question 8

Make the largest number from the digits:

5 , 8 , 8 , 5 , 9

CORRECT ANSWER
98855
EDDIE SAYS
Begin with the largest number and put the numbers in decreasing order: 98855
  • Question 9

Make the largest number from the digits:

1 , 4 , 5 , 0 , 5

CORRECT ANSWER
55410
EDDIE SAYS
Begin with the largest number and put the numbers in decreasing order: 55410
  • Question 10

Make the smallest number from the digits:

1 , 4 , 5 , 1 , 5

CORRECT ANSWER
11455
EDDIE SAYS
Begin with the smallest number and put the numbers in increasing order: 11455
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