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One whole = 6/6. the difference between 6/6 and 4/6 is 2/6. 1/2 = 3/6. The difference between 4/6 and 3/6 is 1/6, so it is closer to one half.

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Q: Is the fraction 4 sixths closer to 1 half or 1 whole?
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