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Q: What is five sixths minus one sixth?

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One minus a sixth is five sixths.

Oneand one sixth is six sixths (one in total) plus one sixth - or seven sixths. So seven sixths minus 5 sixths is 2 sixths which can also be expressed as one third.

5 minus 5 sixths is 4 and one sixth.

1 minus five sixths equals one sixth

Five and one third.

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

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

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8 1/6 = 49 sixths. 49 - 5 (sixths) = 44(sixths). Change the sixths back to whole numbers, divide by 6 = 7 2/6 = 7 1/3.

One sixth. As the denominator (bottom number) is the same on both sides, simply take four away from five, and keep the denominator the same.

One sixth plus four sixths equals five sixths, or 5/6.

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Six and one-sixth.

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It is 2 and 4 sixths

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four sixs.

It isn't bigger. It is smaller by one sixth.

it equals five over one

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.