We can make numbers from the given digits. Let us see the rules.

**Rule I.** To get the smallest number, arrange the digits in ascending order from left to right.

Example: Write the smallest number using the digits 5, 2, 9, 3 and 1.

**Solution:**

The smallest number is 12,359.

**Rule II.** To get the greatest number, arrange the digits in descending order from left to right.

Example: Write the greatest number using the digits 7, 8, 6, 2 and 4.

**Solution:**

The greatest number is 87,642.

**Rule III:** If zero is one of the digits while forming the smaller number, it is written in place after the highest place.

Example: Using the digits 7, 2, 3, 0 and 5, write the smallest number.

**Solution:** The smallest number is 20,357.

Example:

Write the smallest number and the greatest number using the digits 4, 3, 3, 8 and 7.

**Solution:**

The smallest number is 33,478.

The greatest number is 87,433.

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