How Do You Put Whole Numbers in Order From Least to Greatest?

How Do You Put Whole Numbers in Order From Least to Greatest?

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Ordering large numbers can be tricky, but a place value chart can make the process easier. This tutorial shows you how to use a place value chart to put large numbers in order!

The natural numbers are also called the counting numbers. The whole numbers are almost exactly as the natural numbers the same except for one small difference! Watch this tutorial and learn the difference between natural and whole numbers.

Recognize that in a multi-digit whole number, a digit in one place represents ten times what it represents in the place to its right.

Place value is a building block of numbers. Without place value, we couldn't keep all our numbers straight! This tutorial introduces place value and shows you the parts of a place value chart.

Further Exploration

Read and write multi-digit whole numbers using base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form. Compare two multi-digit numbers based on meanings of the digits in each place, using >, =, and < symbols to record the results of comparisons.

If you're ordering numbers from least to greatest, you can use a place value chart to help! See how to use a place value chart to order numbers by watching this tutorial.