# Mathematics – Class 1 / Grade 1

- Comparison of Numbers Using the Number Line (Less Than – Greater Than)
### Comparison of Numbers Using the Number Line (Less Than – Greater Than)

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__Comparison of Numbers Using the Number Line__Less Than – Greater Than

__Things to Remember__· When one value is bigger than another we use a "greater than" sign i.e. ‘>’.

Example: 8>3

· When one value is smaller than another we use a "less than" sign i.e. ‘<’.

Example: 5<7

__Let’s observe the number line____.__

The number to the left of a given number is less than that number.

The number to the right of a given number is greater than that number.

__Example 1__Put the correct symbol > or < in the blank space.

6 ____ 8

On the number line, ‘6’ lies to the left of ‘8’.

So, 6 is less than 8

Hence, 6<8

__Example 2__Put the correct symbol > or < in the blank space.

7 ____ 3

On the number line, ‘7’ lies to the right of ‘3’.

So, 7 is greater than 3

Hence, 7>3