## How do you write a comparison in literature?

Although an essay may simply state to compare two literary texts, the assumption is that you should contrast the texts as well. In other words, your comparative essay should not only compare but also contrast the literary texts, it should address the similarities and differences found within the texts.

## How do you compare stories?

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## How do you compare in maths?

In math, to compare means to examine the differences between numbers, quantities or values to decide if it is greater than, smaller than or equal to another quantity. Here, for instance, we are comparing numbers. By comparing, we can define or find by how much a number is greater or smaller.

## How do you compare two numbers?

If two numbers have equal number of digits and the first digit on the extreme left are equal, then their second digit from the extreme left are compared. The number having the greater second left digit is greater and so on.

## How do you compare two different numbers?

Here are two ways to compare numbers:Count. The number you get to first is smaller. 5 comes before 8 so 5 is smaller than 8.Use a number line. The greater, or higher number is always further along the line.

## What is a comparison of two numbers called?

Ratios. A ratio compares two numbers or two quantities. The two numbers being compared are called terms.

## What is the ratio called?

The first term of a ratio is called antecedent, and the second term is called consequent. This type of ratio has no units. If different quantities are compared, this special type of ratio is called a rate and it has units. Ratios can be simplified.