# Which Number is Greater 16 or 23

## Question: Which number is greater 16 or 23?

While comparing two-digit numbers, the number with larger digit in tens place is greater if tens places are same then the number with larger digit in ones place is greater.

## Answer: 23 is a greater number among 16 and 23.

Let's find the greater among 16 and 23.

## Explanation:

Let's compare 16 and 23

As we can see 1 is in tens place in 16 while 2 is in tens place in 23.

Here, 2 > 1

Therefore, 23 is greater because it has larger tens digit.

### Thus, the greater number among 16 and 23 is 23.

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