# arithmetic

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Is 85.6 bigger than 85.06

• arithmetic -

Yes.

Think about it terms of dollars and cents.

\$85.60 is 54 cents (\$0.54) more than \$85.06.

Another way of looking at it is to look at the first digit that is different. Six is bigger than zero.

• arithmetic -

Yes

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