# Order Decimals and Fractions (2)

In this worksheet, students use a number line to place simple fractions and decimals in order of size.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions and Decimals

Curriculum subtopic:   Recognise Decimal Equivalents

Difficulty level:

### 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

This means that three quarters is bigger than seven tenths.

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 0.1 2 tenths 1 0 6 tenths 0.3 0.45 0.4

## Column B

1
1
2
6 tenths
3
0.1
4
0.3
5
0
6
2 tenths
7
0.4
8
0.45

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 Three quarters 7 tenths 1 0.8 6 tenths A half 0.65 0.4

## Column B

1
0.8
2
6 tenths
3
0.65
4
7 tenths
5
Three quarters
6
1
7
0.4
8
A half

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A quarter 2 tenths 1 0 6 tenths A half 0.45 0.4

## Column B

1
1
2
0
3
6 tenths
4
0.45
5
0.4
6
A quarter
7
A half
8
2 tenths

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A half 2 tenths A quarter 0 6 tenths 0.35 0.3 0.4

## Column B

1
A quarter
2
0.3
3
6 tenths
4
0.4
5
A half
6
0.35
7
0
8
2 tenths

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A half 9 tenths Three quaters 1 8 tenths 0.65 0.6 0.4

## Column B

1
0.6
2
9 tenths
3
0.65
4
1
5
A half
6
0.4
7
8 tenths
8
Three quarters

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A half 4 tenths Three quarters 0.7 8 tenths 0.65 0.9 0.55

## Column B

1
0.7
2
A half
3
Three quarters
4
8 tenths
5
0.9
6
0.55
7
4 tenths
8
0.65

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A half 3 tenths A quarter 0.45 6 tenths 0.65 0.4 0.55

## Column B

1
6 tenths
2
0.4
3
A quarter
4
0.55
5
0.45
6
0.65
7
3 tenths
8
A half

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A quarter 3 tenths A half 0.45 4 tenths 0.65 0.35 0.7

## Column B

1
0.35
2
4 tenths
3
0.7
4
A quarter
5
A half
6
0.45
7
3 tenths
8
0.65

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A quarter 2 tenths A half 0.55 4 tenths 0.65 0.35 3/4

## Column B

1
3/4
2
0.35
3
0.55
4
A half
5
4 tenths
6
0.65
7
2 tenths
8
A quarter

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 1/2 2 tenths 1/4 0.55 4 tenths 0.1 0.8 3/4

## Column B

1
2 tenths
2
0.1
3
3/4
4
1/2
5
4 tenths
6
0.8
7
0.55
8
1/4
• Question 1

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 0.1 2 tenths 1 0 6 tenths 0.3 0.45 0.4

## Column B

1
0
2
0.1
3
2 tenths
4
0.3
5
0.4
6
0.45
7
6 tenths
8
1
• Question 2

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 Three quarters 7 tenths 1 0.8 6 tenths A half 0.65 0.4

## Column B

1
0.4
2
A half
3
6 tenths
4
0.65
5
7 tenths
6
Three quarters
7
0.8
8
1
• Question 3

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A quarter 2 tenths 1 0 6 tenths A half 0.45 0.4

## Column B

1
0
2
2 tenths
3
A quarter
4
0.4
5
0.45
6
A half
7
6 tenths
8
1
• Question 4

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A half 2 tenths A quarter 0 6 tenths 0.35 0.3 0.4

## Column B

1
0
2
2 tenths
3
A quarter
4
0.3
5
0.35
6
0.4
7
A half
8
6 tenths
• Question 5

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A half 9 tenths Three quaters 1 8 tenths 0.65 0.6 0.4

## Column B

1
0.4
2
A half
3
0.6
4
0.65
5
Three quarters
6
8 tenths
7
9 tenths
8
1
• Question 6

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A half 4 tenths Three quarters 0.7 8 tenths 0.65 0.9 0.55

## Column B

1
4 tenths
2
A half
3
0.55
4
0.65
5
0.7
6
Three quarters
7
8 tenths
8
0.9
• Question 7

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A half 3 tenths A quarter 0.45 6 tenths 0.65 0.4 0.55

## Column B

1
A quarter
2
3 tenths
3
0.4
4
0.45
5
A half
6
0.55
7
6 tenths
8
0.65
• Question 8

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A quarter 3 tenths A half 0.45 4 tenths 0.65 0.35 0.7

## Column B

1
A quarter
2
3 tenths
3
0.35
4
4 tenths
5
0.45
6
A half
7
0.65
8
0.7
• Question 9

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 A quarter 2 tenths A half 0.55 4 tenths 0.65 0.35 3/4

## Column B

1
2 tenths
2
A quarter
3
0.35
4
4 tenths
5
A half
6
0.55
7
0.65
8
3/4
• Question 10

Put these fractions and decimals in increasing order of size (labelled 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8).

 1/2 2 tenths 1/4 0.55 4 tenths 0.1 0.8 3/4

## Column B

1
0.1
2
2 tenths
3
1/4
4
4 tenths
5
1/2
6
0.55
7
3/4
8
0.8
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