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>** Using Place Value to Compare & Order Numbers** < you are here

Example: **compare 35,714 and 33,895**

Moving from left to right, compare the digits in order.

Stop at the first place where the numbers are different.

The digits in the thousands place differ

The number with the largest digit is greater.

33,895

Line up the digits in order starting at the ones place