Sequential is the adjective of sequence, which means in a specific order one after another. Sequential order is the arranging of events, items, steps, etc., in a subsequent order.

Sequential Order Examples

Example: A dictionary has a sequential order as the entries have been arranged alphabetically.

Example: The “recent calls” log on cellphones are arranged in a sequential order using time as the basis for arrangement.


Time Order Definition

Time order is arranging events based on the time they occur, one after another.

Time Order Example

Example: Malika and Sam went out on Sunday. They met each other at 5:00 pm. Then they walked to a nearby movie theater and watched a movie from 5:30 to 7:00. Later, they got a bite at a nearby restaurant. At 9:00 p.m., they said goodbye to each other, and each went home.

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