 # Comparing Decimals Calculator

Compare Two Decimal Numbers
Enter two decimal numbers
1st Number

2nd Number Result

Comparing Decimals Calculator is a free online tool that displays the greater of two given decimal values. BYJU’S online comparing decimal calculator tool makes the conversion faster, and it displays the comparison in a fraction of seconds.

## How to Use the Comparing Decimals Calculator?

The procedure to use the comparing decimals calculator is as follows:

Step 1: Enter the two decimal numbers in the  input field

Step 2: Now click the button “Calculate” to get the comparison of numbers

Step 3: Finally, “> or < or =” symbol will be displayed in the output field

### What are Decimal Numbers?

In mathematics, a decimal number is a number whose whole number part and a fractional part is separated by a decimal point. The value of the number followed by the decimal point is always less than one. Like integers, a decimal can also be represented in positive and negative numbers.

For example:

5.678 is a decimal number.

Here, 5 represents the whole number

678 represents the decimal part

“.” represents the decimal point.

The decimal number can be read as follows:

5.678 is read as five-point six seven eight. It can be also read as five and six hundred seventy-eight thousandth.