# Why you start comparing digits on the left when comparing multi digit numbers?

## Why you start comparing digits on the left when comparing multi digit numbers?

Why do I have to start at the left to compare numbers? However, if one number has 8 ones and the other has 6 ones, you can’t tell which number is greater without comparing all the other digits. The greatest place is the place on the far left.

What strategies do you use when comparing multi digit numbers?

Read and write multi-digit whole numbers using base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form. Compare two multi-digit numbers based on meanings of the digits in each place, using >, =, and to record the results of comparisons.

How do you compare multi digit numbers?

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### What are multi digit numbers?

Multidigit definitions Having more than one digit (number). adjective. 1. 1.

How do you compare 4 digit numbers?

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