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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.

'Decimals and Fractions: Which is Bigger?' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Number: Fractions and Decimals

Curriculum subtopic:  Recognise Decimal Equivalents

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

You must know how to convert between simple fractions and decimals.

This number line will help you.

 

 

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

 

CORRECT ANSWER
0.4
  • Question 2

Which is bigger?

 

Six tenths or 0.5

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Six tenths
  • Question 3

Which is smaller?

 

Four tenths or 0.5

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Four tenths
  • Question 4

Which is smaller?

 

Four tenths or 0.3

 

CORRECT ANSWER
0.3
  • Question 5

Which is smaller?

 

A quarter or 0.3

 

CORRECT ANSWER
A quarter
  • Question 6

Which is smaller?

 

A quarter or two tenths

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Two tenths
  • Question 7

Which is bigger?

 

A half or four tenths

 

CORRECT ANSWER
A half
  • Question 8

Which is bigger?

 

A half or 0.6

 

CORRECT ANSWER
0.6
  • Question 9

Which is bigger?

 

Three quarters or eight tenths

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Eight tenths
  • Question 10

Which is bigger?

 

Three quarters or 0.65

 

CORRECT ANSWER
Three quarters
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