# Application Problem At the 2012 London Olympics, Michael Phelps won the gold medal in the men’s 100 meter butterfly. He swam the first 50 meters in 26.96.

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Application Problem At the 2012 London Olympics, Michael Phelps won the gold medal in the men’s 100 meter butterfly. He swam the first 50 meters in 26.96 seconds. The second 50 meters took him 25.39 seconds. What was his total time?

ShoeWeight in ounces Fast Flyer14.3 Greased Lightening13.7 Goal Getter17.5 Swift and Sure15.2 Rapid Runner14.5 Comparing Decimals

Joe read about a shoe that is heavier than the Rapid Runner and lighter than the Swift and Sure. Which could be the weight of the shoe? 14.06 or 14.51 Explain

Compare 0.8623 and 0.8602. Which is greater? 0.8623 and 0.8602 both have a "8" in the tenths place. 0.8623 and 0.8602 both have a "6" in the hundredths place. 0.8623 has a "2" in the thousandths place and 0.8602 has a "0" in the thousandths place. 3 is greater than 0, so 0.8623 is greater than 0.8602.

 3.578, 3.758, 3.875  0.0943, 0.9403, 0.9043  1.09, 1.901, 1.9, 1.19 Order the decimals from least to greatest.

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