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    Cool Number lines

    on a number line which is larger 0.6 or 0.675?
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    .600

    .675

    Which one is greater?
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    Quote Originally Posted by LorsieAmeelyenah View Post
    on a number line which is larger 0.6 or 0.675?
    Try this:

    When you subtract a smaller number from a larger you get a positive number. If you subtract a larger number from a smaller number, you get a negative number.

    So as ThePerfectHacker suggested:
    0.675 - 0.600 = 0.075
    which is positive.

    Thus
    0.675 > 0.600

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    Thank you, ThePerfectHacker, for explaining! Got confused there for awhile.
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