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Posted by **marko pls help** on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 9:18pm.

1) - 1/7 -6/7

i got : <

2) -3/4 -3/8

i got: <

3) - 1/2 - 2/10

i got : >

4) - 3/4 -1

i got: <

5) - 1/2 - 5/6

i got: <

6) -4/5 -1/3

i got: >

7) 5.2 > -8.3

8) -6.5 > 6.2

9) -4.9 > -4.3

10) 1.09 < -1.90

11) -1.22 < -6.5

12) -10.2 < -10.23

are these correct?

- algebra compare rational numbers -
**Dana**, Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 9:26pm#2 is 3/4 > 3/8

- algebra compare rational numbers -
**marko pls help**, Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 9:30pmso all but #2 is wrong i see what i did now on # 2 and agree should be <

as:

-3/4 becomes -0.75

-3/8 becomes -0.375

so -0.75 < -0.375

right?

im really confused because i posted this question earlier and someone else just replied and said all my answers are wrong. so now im confused if im right or wrong?

- algebra compare rational numbers -
**marko pls help**, Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 9:32pmopps sorry i did it again

it should be - 3/4 > -3/8

- algebra compare rational numbers -
**marko pls help**, Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 9:37pmso i do have them all wrong?

- algebra compare rational numbers -
**Reiny**, Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 9:45pmFrom your above ....

opps sorry i did it again

it should be - 3/4 > -3/8

NO!

Your way, (the way your teacher showed you)

-3/4 = -.75

-3/8 = -.375

Now which is farthest to the right, that is the larger, so

-.375 > -.75 or -3/8 > -3/4

My way, the way I showed you in the other post

3/4 ....... 3/8

3/4 > 3/8

-3/4 < - 3/8

- algebra compare rational numbers -
**Dana**, Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 9:46pmI havent looked at all of them yet, give me a minute and I will, but you definitely don't have them all wrong.

- algebra compare rational numbers -
**marko pls help**, Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 9:53pmi had < originally for

- 3/4 < - 3/8 you said wrong

but reiny corrected me said

it is: - 3/4 < - 3/8

im missed class yesterday so i will go in tomorrw early

- algebra compare rational numbers -
**Dana**, Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 9:56pmare numbers 6-12 negative number?

- algebra compare rational numbers -
**marko pls help**, Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 10:07pmno they are mixed