In each of the following pairs, which number is to the right of the other on the number line?
(a) $2, 9$
(b) $– 3, – 8$
(c) $0, – 1$
(d) $– 11, 10$
(e) $– 6, 6$
(f) $1, – 100$

AcademicMathematicsNCERTClass 6

To do:

We have to find which number is to the right of the other on the number line.

Solution:

(a) Here,

$9>2$

Therefore,

9 lies to the right of 2 on the number line.

(b) Here,

$-3>-8$

Therefore,

$-3$ lies to the right of $-8$ on the number line.

(c) Here,

$0>-1$

Therefore,

$0$ lies to the right of $-1$ on the number line.

(d) Here,

$10>-11$

Therefore,

$10$ lies to the right of $-11$ on the number line.

(e) Here,

$6>-6$

Therefore,

$6$ lies to the right of $-6$ on the number line.

(f) Here,

$1>-100$

Therefore,

$1$ lies to the right of $-100$ on the number line. 

raja
Updated on 10-Oct-2022 13:32:17

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