Which number is higher .9 or .7?

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2010-11-10 21:33:23

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.9 is farther from 0 on the number line in the positive direction than .7. Thus, .9 is higher (or greater than) .7

Alternatively, .9-.7 = .2, a positive number. Since the difference is positive, the first number must be greater than the second

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