# Online Pre-Algebra Tutoring: Decimal numbers

## Pre-Algebra Worksheets

Math is essential in everyday life, for everything we see and do needs numbers, logic, calculation, application, and analytical thinking. With eTutorWorld expert and experienced Math tutors, students learn the math topics gradually and effortlessly. Each tutoring session is taught using state-of-the-art technology, a student centric approach, individualized teaching and assessments. Be it Real Numbers or Rational Numbers, Constructions or Measurement, Triangles or Quadrilaterals, Scatter plots or the stem-and-leaf plot students are able to grasp these concepts quickly with the help of a shared whiteboard and audio conferencing during the live tutoring session.

#### Learn Decimal Numbers from Certified Online Pre-Algebra Tutor

Decimal numbers are compared in the same way as whole numbers that is by comparing the different place values from left to right. When we compare two decimal numbers. One number is either less than **(<)** , greater than **(>)** or equal to **(=)** the other number.

#### The following steps will help us to compare the decimal numbers:

- The first step is to compare the whole numbers to the left of the decimal point starting from the tens place. Decimal with the greater whole number is greater.
- If the whole number part is the same, then compare the digit at the tenths place. The decimal with the greater tenths digit is greater.
- If the whole number part and the digit in the tenths place are the same, then compare the digit at the hundredths place and so on.

#### Let’s understand with an example:

**1. Compare 53.14 and 53.67**

**Solution:**

In 53.14 and 53.67, the whole number part is the same, i.e. 53.

In 53.14, the decimal part is .**14** and the digit in the tenths place is **1**.

In 53.67, the decimal part is **.67** and the digit in the tenths place is **6**.

But **6>1. **Therefore, **53.67 > 53.14**

## Check Point:

- Compare 81.34 and 81.37
- Which is greater of 58.35 and 59.35?
- Compare 4.997 and 4.979
- Ronald and Cindy had a contest to see whose airplane can fly the farthest. Ronald’s went 12.6 meters and Cindy’s went 12.245 meters. Who won the contest?
- Mrs.Sanders bought two pumpkins. The first one weighed 3.07 kilograms, the second one weighed 3.017 kilograms .Which pumpkin weighed the least?

### Answer key

- 81.34 < 81.37
- 59.35 > 58.35
- 4.997 > 4.979
- Ronald won the race. 12.6 > 12.245
- The second one weighed the least. 3.017 < 3.07

## Personalized Online Tutoring

eTutorWorld offers affordable one-on-one live tutoring over the web for Grades 2-12, Test Prep help for Standardized tests like SCAT, CogAT, SSAT, SAT, ACT, ISEE and AP. You may schedule online tutoring lessons at your personal scheduled times, all with a Money-Back Guarantee. The first one-on-one online tutoring lesson is always FREE, no purchase obligation, no credit card required.

For answers/solutions to any question or to learn concepts, take a **FREE Demo Session**.

*No credit card required, no obligation to purchase. *

*Just schedule a FREE Sessions to meet a tutor and get help on any topic you want!*

## Pricing for Online Tutoring

Tutoring Package | Validity | Grade (1-12), College |
---|---|---|

5 sessions | 1 Month | $139 |

1 session | 1 Month | $28 |

10 sessions | 3 months | $269 |

15 sessions | 3 months | $399 |

20 sessions | 4 months | $499 |

50 sessions | 6 months | $1189 |

100 sessions | 12 months | $2249 |

## IN THE NEWS

Our mission is to provide high quality online tutoring services, using state of the art Internet technology, to school students worldwide.

**Online test prep and practice**

SCAT

CogAT

SSAT

ISEE

PSAT

SAT

ACT

AP Exam

**Science Tutoring**

Physics Tutoring

Chemistry Tutoring

Biology Tutoring

**Math Tutoring**

Pre-Algebra Tutoring

Algebra Tutoring

Pre Calculus Tutoring

Calculus Tutoring

Geometry Tutoring

Trigonometry Tutoring

Statistics Tutoring

**Quick links**

Free Worksheets

Fact sheet

Sales Partner Opportunities

Parents

Passive Fundraising

Virtual Fundraising

Our Expert Tutors

Safe and Secure Tutoring

Interactive Online Tutoring

After School Tutoring

Elementary School Tutoring

Middle School Tutoring

High School Tutoring

Home Work Help

Math Tutors New York City

Press

©2022 eTutorWorld Terms of use Privacy Policy Site by Little Red Bird

©2022 eTutorWorld

Terms of use

Privacy Policy

Site by Little Red Bird