# How do you order the following from least to greatest without a calculator #2, -3/7, 0.75, -3/2#?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

First, let's make all these common to decimals just to make it easier:

The smallest number here is

The largest number here is

Least to greatest (in decimal form is):

Least to greatest in the original form would be:

#### Explanation:

Negative numbers are always smaller than positive numbers.

So an initial sort gives us:

On the number line, numbers decrease to the left and increase to the right.

This gives the order as: