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Greatest Difference of Two Decimal Numbers

Directions: Using the digits 0 to 9, at most one time each, fill in the boxes to create two numbers that both round to 5 and have the greatest (or least) possible difference with 5. Each digit may only be used once.



Where are the numbers that round to 5 on a number line?
How close does a number have to be to 5 to round to 5?



Greatest Difference: 4.60 and 5.39 with a difference of 0.79
Least Difference: 4.98 and 5.01 with a difference of 0.03

Source: Mike Wiernicki

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