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  • The number of people living in Salina is 56,434. Buffington has 56,424 people. Which of the following statements below is true about 56,434 and 56,424? Also,explain how you decided which answer was correct.

    a)  56,434 > 56,424
    b)  56,434 < 56,424
    c)  56,434 = 56,424

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    3.2 Number and operations. The student applies mathematical process standards to represent and compare whole numbers and understand relationships related to place value. The student is expected to:

    (D) compare and order whole numbers up to 100,000 and represent comparisons using the symbols >, <, or =


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