# Order Fractions Using the Symbols < or >

In this worksheet, students compare fractions with the fraction 1/2 and use the < or > sign.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Curriculum subtopic:   Order Fractions

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, compare fractions with the fraction 1/2 and use the < (less than) or > (greater than) symbols.

Example

Select the correct symbol, > or < between the fractions.

 3 10
 1 2

We must work out how many tenths there are in a half because we can only compare tenths with tenths.

1/2 = 5/10

3/10 is smaller than 5/10

 3 10
 <
 1 2

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 9 10
 1 2
<

>

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 12 20
 1 2
<

>

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 7 10
 1 2
<

>

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 1 2
 14 20
<

>

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 13 20
 1 2
<

>

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 1 2
 9 10
<

>

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 1 2
 4 10
<

>

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 7 20
 1 2
<

>

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 4 5
 1 2
<

>

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 2 10
 1 2
<

>

• Question 1

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 9 10
 1 2
>
EDDIE SAYS
1/2 = 5/10 9/10 is greater than 5/10.
• Question 2

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 12 20
 1 2
>
EDDIE SAYS
1/2 = 10/20 12/20 is greater than 10/20.
• Question 3

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 7 10
 1 2
>
EDDIE SAYS
1/2 = 5/10 7/10 is greater than 5/10.
• Question 4

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 1 2
 14 20
<
EDDIE SAYS
1/2 = 10/20 10/20 is less than 14/20.
• Question 5

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 13 20
 1 2
>
EDDIE SAYS
1/2 = 10/20 13/20 is greater than 10/20.
• Question 6

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 1 2
 9 10
<
EDDIE SAYS
1/2 = 5/10 5/10 is less than 9/10.
• Question 7

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 1 2
 4 10
>
EDDIE SAYS
1/2 = 5/10 5/10 is greater than 4/10.
• Question 8

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 7 20
 1 2
<
EDDIE SAYS
1/2 = 10/20 7/20 is less than 10/20.
• Question 9

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 4 5
 1 2
>
EDDIE SAYS
1/2 = 5/10 4/5 = 8/10 8/10 is greater than 5/10 or 4/5 is greater than 1/2.
• Question 10

Select the correct sign, > or < between the fractions.

 2 10
 1 2
<
EDDIE SAYS
1/2 = 5/10 2/10 is less than 5/10.
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