## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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In decimal, $-\dfrac{3}{22}$ is approximately $-0.14.$ In decimal, $-\dfrac{2}{15}$ is approximately $-0.13.$ On the number line, $-.14$ appears on the left of $-.13.$ Hence, $-\dfrac{3}{22} \lt -\dfrac{2}{15}.$