Q: What is eight twelfths minus two thirds?

Write your answer...

Submit

Still have questions?

Continue Learning about Math & Arithmetic

Two quarters minus two thirds is negative one sixth. Two quarters is six twelfths, and two thirds is eight twelfths. Six twelfths minus eight twelfths is minus two twelfths or minus one sixth.

no, two thirds = eight twelfths, so nine twelfths is bigger.

Converting to twelfths gives 9 twelfths minus 8 twelfths which is 1 twelfth.

It is eleven twelfths.

Eight minus two thirds would be seven and one third.

Related questions

Two quarters minus two thirds is negative one sixth. Two quarters is six twelfths, and two thirds is eight twelfths. Six twelfths minus eight twelfths is minus two twelfths or minus one sixth.

One fourth is three twelfths. So eleven twelfths minus three twelfths is eight twelfths, which is also two thirds.

no, two thirds = eight twelfths, so nine twelfths is bigger.

Converting to twelfths gives 9 twelfths minus 8 twelfths which is 1 twelfth.

There are eight twelfths in two thirds.

It is eleven twelfths.

Yes, it is. Three and two thirds is three and eight twelfths.

Two thirds.

Eight minus two thirds would be seven and one third.

4 1/4

Eight twelfths would reduce to two thirds.

Five-twelfths or 5/12