# How do you list the decimals in order of least to greatest: 0.452, 0.425, 0.042?

Mar 9, 2018

0.042< 0.425< 0.452

#### Explanation:

The smallest is 0.042 This would be 4 hundredths and 2 thousandths

The next is 0.425 This would be forty two hundreds and 5 thousandths

The next is 0.452 This would be forty five hundred and 2 thousands.

$\frac{4}{100} < \frac{42}{100} < \frac{45}{100}$