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What are two methods of comparing whole numbers?

Asked by Kkrazy55 (127points) August 19th, 2010 from iPhone

Not really any details I just need to know two methods of comparing whole numbers.

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You can find the difference between them by subtracting the smaller from the larger and you can find the ratio of the two numbers.

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Please explain!!!!!

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Take the numbers 10 and 4. You can say that 10 is 6 larger than 4 or you can say that it is larger by a factor of 10/4 = 2½.

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