# Greater than, Less than or Equal to Sign || Concept & Worksheets

This post is collection of questions related to Greater than , Less than and Equal to sign in mathematics. All these signs are used for number comparison and help us to identify which number is greater than the other given number.

Before we move on to solving the below set of questions, let us try to understand the concept first.

## Greater than and Less than symbols in Math

### What is Greater than sign?

When one number is greater than the other number it is represented by greater than sign.
The symbol for greater than is ” >

Example
We know that 15 is greater than number 10.
This statement can be represented as 15 > 10

### What is Less than sign?

When one number is smaller than the other number, it is represented by less than sign.
The symbol for less than sign is ” <

Example
We know that 20 is less than 25
The above statement can be written as 20 < 25

### What is Equal to sign?

When two numbers are equal than we use equal to sign.
The symbol for equal to sign is ” =

Example
we know that 15 is equal to number 15
This statement can be expressed as 15 = 15

Understand that if you want to use the concept in Math Exercise, you should have good understanding of the numbers. So before solving the below questions, i would strongly urge to understand the concept of number system and counting and then move on to the below math activity

## Less than, Equal to or Greater than worksheet

Compare the number of objects in the two boxes and select the appropriate sign

(01) Select the right sign between the two boxes of cars

Solution
Box 1 has 6 cars
Box 2 has 7 cars

Hence, Box 1 is less than Box 2 (Box 1 < Box 2)

(02) Select the right sign between the two boxes filled with balls

Solution
Box 01 contains 15 balls
Box 02 contains 10 balls
Hence, Box 1 is greater than Box 2 (Box 1 > Box 2)

(03) Compare the number of bears in the two boxes and selected the right sign

Solution
Box 1 has 4 bears
Box 2 has 5 bears
Hence, Box 1 is less that Box 2 (Box 1 < Box 2)

(04) Compare the kites in the two boxes and select the right sign

Solution
Box 1 has 9 kites
Box 2 has 8 kites
Hence, Box 1 is greater than box 2 (Box 1 > Box 2)

(05) Count the number of owls in the two boxes and select the right answer

Solution
Box 1 has 10 owls
Box 2 has 12 owls
Hence, Box 1 is less than box 2 (Box 1 < Box 2)

(06) Count the number of trees in the two boxes and select the right sign

Solution
Box 1 has 7 trees
Box 2 has 4 trees
Hence, Box is greater than Box 2 (Box 1 > Box 2)

(7) Count the number of cats in the given boxes and select the right sign

Solution
Box 1 contains 6 cats
Box 2 contains 12 cats
Hence Box 1 is less than box 2 (Box 1 < Box 2)

(08) Count the number of footballs in the two boxes and select the appropriate sign

Solution
Box 1 contains 10 Footballs
Box 2 contains 7 Footballs
Hence Box 1 is greater than Box 2 (Box 1 > Box 2)

(09) Compare the number of toffees in the two boxes and select the suitable sign

Solution
Box 1 has 24 toffees
Box 2 has 27 toffees
Hence Box 1 is less than Box 2 (Box 1 < Box 2)

(10) Count the number of mouse in the two boxes and select the right sign

Solution
Box 1 has three mouse
Box 2 has two mouse
Box 1 is greater than Box 2, (Box 1 > Box 2)

Put Less than, Equal to or Greater than sign in the below gap

(1) 63 _________ 103

Solution
63 is less than 103
63 < 103

(2) 94 _________ 24

Solution
94 is greater than 24
94 > 24

(3) 963 _________ 950

Solution
963 is greater than 950
963 > 950

(4) 862 _________ 900

Solution
862 is less than 900
862 < 900

(5) 25 _________ 36

Solution
25 is less than 36
25 < 36

(6) 66 _________ 33

Solution
66 is greater than 33
66 > 33

(7) 63 _________ 103

Solution
63 is less than 103
63 < 103

(8) 452 _________ 740

Solution
452 is less than 740
452 < 740

(9) 74 _________ 93

Solution
74 is less than 93
74 < 93

(10) 103 _________ 101

Solution
103 is greater than 101
103 > 101

(11) 63 _________ 103

Solution
63 is less than 103
63 < 103

(12) 11 _________ 7

Solution
11 is greater than 7
11 > 7

(13) 225 _________ 265

Solution
225 is less than 265
225 < 265

(14) 111 _________ 1111

Solution
111 is less than 1111
111 < 1111

(15) 812 _________ 790