Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 1 - Mid-Chapter Check Point: 17

Answer

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Work Step by Step

On a number line -8000 would be very far to the left of the 0 while -8$\frac{1}{4}$ is much farther to the right. Since number lines increase from left to right, this means that -8000 is the number of lesser value and the blank should be filled with the less than sign.
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