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8-71.

Use $<$, $>$, or $=$ to compare the number pairs below.

1. $0.183 \text{____} 0.18$

Notice that $0.18$ can also be looked at as $0.180$. This may make the numbers easier to compare.

$>$

1. $−13\text{____} −17$

Although $17$ is a larger number, since it is negative, it is farther left on the number line than $-13$. This means that $-13$ is larger than $−17$.

$>$

1. $0.125\text{____}\frac{1}{8}$

Converting the fraction into a decimal will make this relationship easier to compare.

1. $−6_\text{________}4$

See (b).

1. $72\%\text{____}\frac{35}{30}$

Converting the fraction into a percent will make this relationship easier to compare.

$<$

1. $−0.25\text{____}-0.05$

See (b).