Seven eights is slightly larger then five sixths.
I thought the figure was seven-tenths, which is close to five-eighths...
No! The fraction seven eighths is bigger than the fraction four fifths.
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.
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Set up a proportion and multiply up and across. 3/8=7/10 30 ? 56 so 7/10 is bigger
Seven eighths is bigger. 2\5 < 7\8
14/15 is bigger than 7/8
no bich its 7 not 3
8*7/10 = 56/10 = 5.6 eighths
how many eighths are in tree and seven eighths
Eight ninths is 1.587% more than seven eighths.
You can tell right away if you compare their decimal equivalents. 5/8 = 0.625 7/10 = 0.700 You can see immediately that 7/10 is the larger of the two. It happens to be 12% more than 5/8.
8/9= 0.888 7/8 = 0.875 8/9 is bigger
3/8 = 6/16 so no, 7/16 is bigger