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One half (1/2) is greater than three eights (3/8) because one half is equal to four eights (4/8).

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Is one half greater or less than five eighths?

less than

Is one half less than three eighths?

No. 1/2 = 4/8 is greater than three eighths.

Is one fourth greater than five eighths?

One fourth is considerably less than five eighths. To convert fourths into eighths, you can multiply the fraction 1/4 by 2/2 and get 2/8. It should be apparent that two eighths is a lot less than five eighths. Less than half, in fact.

Are two eighths less then a half?

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Is seven and a half greater or less than twelve and seven ninths minus 5 and three eighths?

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Is one-fourth greater than three-eighths?

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Is five-eighths greater than one-half?

Answer One half is the same as four eighths, so five eighths is one eighth more.

Which fraction in this list is greater than one half five eighths four eights?

Five eighths.

Is three fours less than seven eights?

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Is seven eighths more than one half and less than three quarters?

No. Seven eighths is more than one half AND three quarters.

Is eight sixteenths greater than four eighths?

No, they are both a half.

Is six eighths greater than one half?

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Is eighths bigger than half?

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Is four twelves greater or less than one half?

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Is 7 eighths greater than 5 tenths?

Yes, seven eighths is greater than five tenths. Five tenths, or one half, expressed in eighths would be four eighths. Since seven is greater than four, seven eighths is greater than four eighths (or five tenths). One easy way to know is use a calculator and do the division (seven divided by eight, and five divided by ten); in decimal form the higher value may be more quickly apparent when compared.

How can you tell just by looking that a fraction is less than or greater that a half?

If the numerator is greater than or less than one half of the denominator. For example, 7/16 is less because 7 is less than half of 16.

Is two eighths greater or less than 225?

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Is 0.375 greater than or less then 0.5?

0.375 is less than 0.5 - 0.375 is equal to 3/8 or three eighths while 0.5 is equal to 1/2 or a half.

Is eight tenths greater than or less than three eighths?

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