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# Describe how comparing integers is different from comparing whole numbers?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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14y ago

-230 < -335, is it right?

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Anonymous

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3y ago
No, because -230 is closer to 0, or if you use a number line, closer to the right end of the number line than -335.

Anonymous

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3y ago

Comparing integers includes positive AND negative numbers, while whole numbers are always positive or zero. (This does not apply for fractions.)

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