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Q: What is 1 minus five sixths?

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2 minus five sixths is 1 1/6.

1 minus five sixths equals one sixth

four sixths or two thirds

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

5/6-1 = -1/6

it equals five over one

Two minus 5/6 is 1 1/6

5 minus 5 sixths is 4 and one sixth.

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.

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5/6 minus 7/12 is 1/4.

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7 1/3 minus 5 5/6 is 1 1/2

seventeen minus ten and five sixths:is 17- 10 5/6= 6 1/6

3 and 1/6

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Nine and five-ninths minus six and five-sixths = 49/18 or 213/18

One minus a sixth is five sixths.

The answer is: 3 and 5/6 minus 1 and 1/2 = 2 and 1/3