How Do You Order Fractions and Decimals From Greatest to Least?

How Do You Order Fractions and Decimals From Greatest to Least?

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If you want to compare different types of numbers, start by converting all of them to one type of number! This tutorial shows you an example of this involving fractions and decimals!

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Background Tutorials

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