**Ascending Order**

When the number are arranged from the smallest to the largest number.

**Descending Order**

When the number are arranged from the largest to the smallest number.

**Learn and Practice**

**Order: Dates, Decimals and Money**

**Dates** **in ascending order**: 4th January 2013 , 3rd May 2013 , 6th December 2013.

**Dates** **in descending order**: 6th December 2013 , 3rd May 2013 , 4th January 2013.

**Money** **in ascending order**: $5.00, $10.00, $15.00

**Money** **in descending order**: $15.20, $2.85, $2.00