 # Decimals and Fractions: Which is Bigger?

In this worksheet, students convert between simple fractions and decimals to decide which of two given fractions is bigger or smaller. Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions and Decimals

Curriculum subtopic:   Recognise Decimal Equivalents

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### QUESTION 1 of 10

You must know how to convert between simple fractions and decimals. The tenths are easy to convert.

Six tenths is the same as 0.6

Nine tenths is the same as 0.9

You must also know that.....

One quarter is 0.25

One half is 0.5

Three quarters is 0.75

Which is bigger?

Three tenths or 0.4 Three tenths

0.4

Which is bigger?

Six tenths or 0.5 Six tenths

0.5

Which is smaller?

Four tenths or 0.5 Four tenths

0.5

Which is smaller?

Four tenths or 0.3 Four tenths

0.3

Which is smaller?

A quarter or 0.3 A quarter

0.3

Which is smaller?

A quarter or two tenths A quarter

Two tenths

Which is bigger?

A half or four tenths A half

Four tenths

Which is bigger?

A half or 0.6 A half

0.6

Which is bigger?

Three quarters or eight tenths Three quarters

Eight tenths

Which is bigger?

Three quarters or 0.65 Three quarters

0.65

• Question 1

Which is bigger?

Three tenths or 0.4 0.4
• Question 2

Which is bigger?

Six tenths or 0.5 Six tenths
• Question 3

Which is smaller?

Four tenths or 0.5 Four tenths
• Question 4

Which is smaller?

Four tenths or 0.3 0.3
• Question 5

Which is smaller?

A quarter or 0.3 A quarter
• Question 6

Which is smaller?

A quarter or two tenths Two tenths
• Question 7

Which is bigger?

A half or four tenths A half
• Question 8

Which is bigger?

A half or 0.6 0.6
• Question 9

Which is bigger?

Three quarters or eight tenths Eight tenths
• Question 10

Which is bigger?

Three quarters or 0.65 Three quarters
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