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## NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 8 Decimals Ex 8.3

Question 1.

Which is greater:

(a) 0.3 or 0.4

(b) 0.07 or 0.02

(c) 3.0 or 0.8

(d) 0.5 or 0.05

(e) 1.23 or 1.20

(f) 0.099 or 0.19

(g) 1.5 or 1.5

(h) 1.431 or 1.490

(i) 5.64 or 5.603

(j) 5.640 or 5.603

Before comparing, we write both terms in like decimals:

(a) 0.3 < 0.4

(b) 0.07 >0.02

(c) 3.0 or 0.8 ⇒ 3.0 > 0.8

(d) 0.5 or 0.05 ⇒ 0.5 > 0.05

(e) 1.23 or 1.20 ⇒ 1.23 > 1.20

(f) 0.099 or 0.19 ⇒ 0.099 < 0.19

(g) 1.5 or 1.5 ⇒ 1.5 = 1.5

(h) 1.431 < 1.490

(i) 3.300 or 3.300 ⇒ 3.300 = 3.300

(j) 5.640 or 5.603 ⇒ 5.64 > 5.603

Question 2.

Make five more examples and find the greater number from them.

Answer:

(a) 1.8 or 1.82

(b) 1.0009 or 1.09

(c) 10.01 or 100.1

(d) 5.100 or 5.0100

(e) 04.213 or 0421.3

Before comparing, we write both terms in like decimals

(a) 1.80 or 1.82 ⇒ 1.82 is greater than 1.8

(b) 1.0009 or 1.0900 ⇒ 1.09 is greater than 1.0009.

(c) 10.01 or 100.10 ⇒ 100.1 is greater than 10.01.

(d) 5.1000 or 5.0100 ⇒ 5.100 is greater than 5.0100.

(e) 04.213 or 0421.300 ⇒ 0421.3 is greater than 04.213.