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Q: What does five sixths minus three eights equal?

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Converting all to eights, it gives three eights minus six eights, so the answer is minus three eights.

No

Three fourths minus three sixths equals one fourth

25/24 or 11/24

No.

Five and five-eighths

5/6 - 3/8 = 20/24- 9/24 =11/24

if 4 and eight eights is subtracted by 3 and three eights, then you get 1 and five eights

45.541667 or 45 and 13/24

three eights

Yes.

Two thirds is four sixths. One sixth minus four sixths is minus three sixths, which is also minus one half.

You have to convert your fractions so that they are all the same. In this case, we can use sixths. So two and three sixths (two and a half), minus one and four sixths (one and two thirds), would equal five sixths. Another way to do it is to convert the whole numbers to sixths as well. Fifteen sixths minus ten sixths equals five sixths.

Three-sixths minus two-sixths is one-sixth.

No.

1/2 - 3/8 = 1/8

Three eights equal to .00375%

seventy-eleven and a half

No three fifths is not equal to two sixths

8 and 3/6 minus 6 and 5/6 = 5/3

5/6 minus 3/6 = 2/6 or 1/3 in its simplest form

negative one sixth (-1/6 or -0.1666666)

6 and 5/8.

0.125

Zero.