Five sixths is the bigger fraction.
You change five sixths into ten twelfths and three quarters into nine twelfths. Then you subtract the nine twelfths from the ten twelfths, which equals one twelfth.
three and five sixths
seventy-eleven and a half
2 and 1 sixth
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
2 minus five sixths is 1 1/6.
1 and 11/12
1 and one half
5/6 minus 3/12 is 7/12
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.
5 minus 5 sixths is 4 and one sixth.
4 over 7
1 3/4 - 5/6 = 7/4 - 5/6 = 21/12 - 10/12 = 11/12
Nine and five-ninths minus six and five-sixths = 49/18 or 213/18
No - if the fraction were to have a denominator of 6, then 3/4 would be equal to 4.5/6 or four and a half sixths.
1 minus five sixths equals one sixth
One minus a sixth is five sixths.
four sixths or two thirds
Yes 5/6 is larger than 3/4