Yes it is. Just like 7 is greater than 5.
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.
[Five sevenths] is 0.0893 greater than [five eighths]. (rounded)
6 and 3 40ths.
5/9 = .555 7/8 = .875 Thereby, five ninths is less than seven eighths.
five and seven twentieths
Yes it is. It is the equivalent of thirty-five fortieths.
5/8 is greater than 7/12
7/8= .875 and 5/6=.8333...(3 repeating). This means that seven eighths is greater than five sixths.