Class 6 Maths NCERT Solutions for Chapter 8 Decimals Ex – 8.3

Decimals

Question 1.
Which is greater?

(a) 0.3 or 0.4
(b) 0.07 or 0.02
(c) 3 or 0.8
(d) 0.5 or 0.05
(e) 1.23 or 1.2
(f) 0.099 or 0.19
(g) 1.5 or 1.50
(h) 1.431 or 1.490
(i) 3.3 or 3.300
(j) 5.64 or 5.603

Solution:
NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 8 Decimals 31
NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 8 Decimals 32
NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 8 Decimals 33
In this case, the two numbers have the same parts upto tenths. The hundredth part of 5.64 is greater than that of 5.603.
∴ 5.64 > 5.603

Question 2.
Make five more examples and find the greater number from them.

(i) 0.5 and 0.8
(ii) 2.0 or 0.9
(iii) 0.042 or 0.22
(iv) 3.012 or 2.99
(v) 0.055 or 0.15

Solution:
Their solutions are:
NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 8 Decimals 34
NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 8 Decimals 35

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