math
posted by heidi on .
can you put the following nmbers in order form least to greatest?
17.11; 17.107; 17; 17.001

Yes, I can. Can you?
I'll be glad to check your answer. 
Good one miss Sue.
I am guessing you
Teach or have taught
English? 
I'll try....
17; 17.001; 17.107; 17.11 
You're right! Great!

Mine was wrong this is my husbands work. I am having a hard time understanding this math. (daughters 5th grade).Does place value start to the right of the decimal with tens?

Yes. Think of money.
Imagine that these numbers were dollars and cents.
17.00
17.001
17.10
17.11