Ordinal numbers are generally used to mention the position of each item when a number of items are present. You can check the worksheet on ordinals along with the solutions. Know how to denote the ordinal numbers for a set of numbers. Answer all the questions with the given ordinal and cardinal numbers. Go through the below sections to know the example problems on numbers and their names along with the solution.

The list of the first 30 ordinal numbers are:

## Ordinal Numbers Worksheet with Answers

**Problem 1: **

Consider that Apple is 1st fruit, then

(i) Which fruit is the third one?

(ii) Which fruit is the fifth one?

(iii) Which place is the cherry fruit in?

(iv) Which place is the peach in?

**Solution:**

As given in the question,

Apple is the first fruit

Pear is the second fruit

Cherry is the third fruit

Peach is the fourth fruit

Watermelon is the fifth fruit

From the question,

(i) The third fruit is cherry fruit

(ii) The fifth fruit is watermelon

(iii) Cherry fruit is in third place

(iv) Peach is in second place

**Problem 2:**

Write the ordinal numbers in words for the following: 11th, 15th, 17th, 18th, 20th, 22nd, 24th?

**Solution:**

As given in the question,

The ordinal numbers are 11th, 15th, 17th, 18th, 20th, 22nd, 24th

The numbers in words are

11th – Eleventh

15th – Fifteenth

17th – Seventeenth

18th – Eighteenth

20th – Twentieth

22nd – Twenty-second

24th – Twenty-forth

**Problem 3:**

Here, there is a list of students and their scores in the Quiz:

S. No | Name | Quiz Marks |
---|---|---|

1 | Anjali | 6 |

2 | Antony | 8 |

3 | Duke | 12 |

4 | Dunkin | 10 |

5 | Emily | 7 |

6 | Ester | 8 |

7 | Eric | 7 |

8 | Jessy | 11 |

9 | Kaur | 9 |

10 | Sam | 8 |

(i) Who scored position 1?

(ii) Who scored position 2?

(iii) Who scored position 3?

(iv) Who scored position 4?

**Solution:**

As given in the question,

The list of students scoring marks in the quiz are given

(i) To find the student who scored position 1, we have to find the student with the highest score

Therefore, the student who scored position 1 is Duke

(ii) To find the student who scored position 2, we have to find the student with the second-highest score

Therefore, the student who scored position 2 is Jessy

(iii) To find the student who scored position 3, we have to find the student with the third-highest score

Therefore, the student who scored position 3 is Dunkin

(iv) To find the student who scored position 4, we have to find the student with the fourth-highest score

Therefore, the student who scored position 4 is Kaur

**Problem 4: **

Answer the ordinals numbers associated with alphabets?

(i) A is the ___ letter of the alphabet

(ii) C is the ___ letter of the alphabet

(iii) F is the ___ letter of the alphabet

(iv) G is the ___ letter of the alphabet

**Solution:**

As given in the question,

We have to find the ordinal numbers associated with the alphabets

(i) A is the first letter of the alphabet

(ii) C is the third letter of the alphabet

(iii) F is the sixth letter of the alphabet

(iv) G is the seventh letter of the alphabet

Therefore, the ordinal numbers here are first, third, sixth and seventh

**Problem 5: **

Colour the balls which are given above:

Colour the first(1st) ball red

Colour the second(2nd) ball blue

Color the third(3rd) ball green

Colour the fourth(4th) ball yellow

Colour the fifth(5th) ball pink

Colour the sixth(6th) ball purple

Colour the seventh(7th) ball orange

Colour the eighth(8th) ball grey

**Solution:**

As given in the question,

We have to colour all the balls with different colours, then we get the final solution as

**Problem 6:**

Different popsicles are coloured with different colours, then

(i) Find the colour of the fourth popsicle?

(ii) Find the colour of the first popsicle?

(iii) Find the position of the green popsicle?

(iv) Find the position of the red popsicle?

**Solution:**

As given in the question,

There are 5 popsicles with different colours

(i) The colour of the fourth popsicle is Orange

(ii) The colour of the first popsicle is Purple

(iii) The position of the green popsicle is third(3rd)

(iv) The position of the red popsicle is fifth(5th)

**Problem 7:**

Different colour cars are parking in a parking lot, then

(i) Find the colour of the first car

(ii) Find the colour of the second car

(iii) Find the position of the yellow car

(iv) Find the position of the blue car

**Solution:**

As given in the question,

Different colour cars are parking in a parking lot

(i) The colour of the first car is green

(ii) The colour of the second car is red

(iii) The position of the yellow car is third

(iv) The position of the blue car is fifth

**Problem 8: **

Write the ordinal numbers in words for the following: 9th, 11th, 12th, 16th, 26th, 30th, 34th?

**Solution:**

As given in the question,

The ordinal numbers are 9th, 11th, 12th, 16th, 26th, 30th, 34th

The numbers in words are

19th – NIneth

11th – Eleventh

12th – Twelveth

16th – Sixteenth

26th – Twenty-Sixth

30th – Thirtieth

24th – Twenty-forth

**Problem 9:**

Different colours teddy bears are here, then

(i) Find the colour of the fourth teddy bear

(ii) Find the colour of the second teddy bear

(iii) Find the position of the blue teddy bear

(iv) Find the position of the green teddy bear

**Solution:**

As given in the question,

The different colours of teddy bears are here

(i) The colour of the fourth teddy bear is red

(ii) The colour of the second teddy bear is pink

(iii) The position of the blue teddy bear is fifth

(iv) The position of the green teddy bear is third

**Problem 10:**

Different colours snails are here, then

(i) Find the colour of the fourth snail

(ii) Find the colour of the second snail

(iii) Find the position of the red snail

(iv) Find the position of the violet snail

**Solution:**

As given in the question,

The different colours of snails are here

(i) The colour of the fourth snail is brown

(ii) The colour of the second snail is green

(iii) The position of the red snail is three

(iv) The position of the violet snail is first