# Decimal Measurement: Arranging in Order (1)

In this worksheet, students place a list of decimal measurements in ascending order.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Curriculum subtopic:   Use up to Three Decimal Places

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you must place measurements in increasing order of size, starting with the smallest.  This is also known as ascending order.

Example

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.24 cm 4.02 cm 4.2 cm 4.72 cm 4.46 cm

To place these in order we need to look at the digits after the decimal point, because all the units digits are the same.

We have 4.24, 4.02, 4.20, 4.72, 4.46

Notice that 4.2 has become 4.20

Now the numbers are easy to put in order.

4.02 is the smallest because 2/100 is the smallest.

The answer is 4.02 cm , 4.2 cm , 4.24 cm , 4.46 cm , 4.72 cm

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.41 cm
4.21 cm
4.47 cm
4.2 cm
4.82 cm
 4.41 cm 4.21 cm 4.47 cm 4.2 cm 4.82 cm 1 2 3 4 5

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.43 cm
4.7 cm
4.14 cm
4.79 cm
4.17 cm
 4.43 cm 4.7 cm 4.14 cm 4.79 cm 4.17 cm 1 2 3 4 5

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.12 cm
4.54 cm
4.9 cm
4.26 cm
4.86 cm
 4.12 cm 4.54 cm 4.9 cm 4.26 cm 4.86 cm 1 2 3 4 5

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.73 cm
4.25 cm
4.76 cm
4.44 cm
4.23 cm
 4.73 cm 4.25 cm 4.76 cm 4.44 cm 4.23 cm 1 2 3 4 5

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.67 cm
4.29 cm
4.45 cm
4.81 cm
4.24 cm
 4.67 cm 4.29 cm 4.45 cm 4.81 cm 4.24 cm 1 2 3 4 5

Put the following meaurements in ascending order.

4.09 cm
4.84 cm
4.63 cm
4.41 cm
4.07 cm
 4.09 cm 4.84 cm 4.63 cm 4.41 cm 4.07 cm 1 2 3 4 5

Put the following meaurements in increasing order.

4.31 cm
4.32 cm
4.37 cm
4.21 cm
4.57 cm
 4.31 cm 4.32 cm 4.37 cm 4.21 cm 4.57 cm 1 2 3 4 5

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.23 cm
4.94 cm
4.81 cm
4.98 cm
4.39 cm
 4.23 cm 4.94 cm 4.81 cm 4.98 cm 4.39 cm 1 2 3 4 5

Put the following meaurements in increasing order.

4.26 cm
4.93 cm
4.43 cm
4.82 cm
4.81 cm
 4.26 cm 4.93 cm 4.43 cm 4.82 cm 4.81 cm 1 2 3 4 5

Put the following meaurements in ascending order.

4.84 cm
4.8 cm
4.09 cm
4.48 cm
4.44 cm
 4.84 cm 4.8 cm 4.09 cm 4.48 cm 4.44 cm 1 2 3 4 5
• Question 1

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.41 cm
4.21 cm
4.47 cm
4.2 cm
4.82 cm
 4.41 cm 4.21 cm 4.47 cm 4.2 cm 4.82 cm 1 2 3 4 5
EDDIE SAYS
Remember that 4.2 is the same as 4.20
• Question 2

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.43 cm
4.7 cm
4.14 cm
4.79 cm
4.17 cm
 4.43 cm 4.7 cm 4.14 cm 4.79 cm 4.17 cm 1 2 3 4 5
• Question 3

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.12 cm
4.54 cm
4.9 cm
4.26 cm
4.86 cm
 4.12 cm 4.54 cm 4.9 cm 4.26 cm 4.86 cm 1 2 3 4 5
• Question 4

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.73 cm
4.25 cm
4.76 cm
4.44 cm
4.23 cm
 4.73 cm 4.25 cm 4.76 cm 4.44 cm 4.23 cm 1 2 3 4 5
• Question 5

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.67 cm
4.29 cm
4.45 cm
4.81 cm
4.24 cm
 4.67 cm 4.29 cm 4.45 cm 4.81 cm 4.24 cm 1 2 3 4 5
• Question 6

Put the following meaurements in ascending order.

4.09 cm
4.84 cm
4.63 cm
4.41 cm
4.07 cm
 4.09 cm 4.84 cm 4.63 cm 4.41 cm 4.07 cm 1 2 3 4 5
• Question 7

Put the following meaurements in increasing order.

4.31 cm
4.32 cm
4.37 cm
4.21 cm
4.57 cm
 4.31 cm 4.32 cm 4.37 cm 4.21 cm 4.57 cm 1 2 3 4 5
• Question 8

Put the following meaurements in order, smallest first.

4.23 cm
4.94 cm
4.81 cm
4.98 cm
4.39 cm
 4.23 cm 4.94 cm 4.81 cm 4.98 cm 4.39 cm 1 2 3 4 5
• Question 9

Put the following meaurements in increasing order.

4.26 cm
4.93 cm
4.43 cm
4.82 cm
4.81 cm
 4.26 cm 4.93 cm 4.43 cm 4.82 cm 4.81 cm 1 2 3 4 5
• Question 10

Put the following meaurements in ascending order.

4.84 cm
4.8 cm
4.09 cm
4.48 cm
4.44 cm
 4.84 cm 4.8 cm 4.09 cm 4.48 cm 4.44 cm 1 2 3 4 5
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