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Two halves equal: One whole.

Minus one quarter from the 'one whole', equals: Three fourths

If you think of it in u.s. money, two halves .50 cent pieces, equals a total of one whole dollar. If you take a quarter, 1/4 away, you have 3 quarters left. Since 4 quarters make up a whole dollar, by taking away one of the quarters, you are left with 3 quarters. In fraction terms, your left with: 3/4

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2 halves and a quarter

Change the halves to eights.

One half minus one quarter is equal to one quarter.

One quarter is two eighths, so five eighths subtract two eighths is three eighths.

20 halves

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2 halves and a quarter

Change the halves to eights.

There are four quarters with a halftime period that follows the second quarter in ncaa football.

Actually, you don't need JNZ. You simply subtract the low order halves, and then you subtract with borrow the high order halves. You can carry this to any arbitrary precision.

One half minus one quarter is equal to one quarter.

College basketball games are divided into halves.

One quarter is two eighths, so five eighths subtract two eighths is three eighths.

20 halves

half of a half is a fourth, which is also called a quarter 1/2 + 1/2 = (1x1)/(2x2) = 1/4

No, they used to be quarters.

Because think of like fractions as the same things.. you can subtract halves from halves for example, but what does it mean to take away a half from a third?By converting them into like fractions, we can add or subtract them easily.

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