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by lena middle
(Girl spartanburg county )











































what is -2,559 ? -2,469

Visualize where these numbers would appear on a number line.

Which number is to the right of the other?

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Nov 09, 2010
Compare Numbers
by: Staff

The question:

by Lena Middle
(Girl Spartanburg County)


what is -2,559 ? -2,469



The answer:


-2,559 is LESS THAN -2,469

-2,559 < -2,469


The easiest way to visualize this is to think about where these numbers would appear on a number line.

The number -2,559 is TO THE LEFT of the number -2,469 on a number line.

Therefore, -2,559 is LESS THAN -2,469.



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