Posted by **kim** on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 4:33pm.

write in order from least to greatest the six numbers whose digits are 2,8,and 9

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**Dawn**, Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 4:34pm
2, 8, 9.

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 4:37pm
Which order do you think these numbers go?

928

982

289

298

829

892

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**Dawn**, Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 4:41pm
Oh shoot! I read the problem wrong, what Ms.Sue said!

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**kim**, Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 4:47pm
yes, I don't understand how to solve the problem

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**kim**, Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 4:48pm
wow thank you now I understand

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 4:50pm
Look the first digits. The smallest is 2.

289 and 298.

Then look at the second digits. 8 is smaller than 9, so 289 is smaller than 298.

The first two numbers are:

289

298

Take it from there.

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