Q: What is four sixths minus five twelfths?

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Yes, five sixths is bigger than four twelfths (simplified: one third).

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one third? two sixths? three ninths? five fifteenths? six eighteenths? 33%? i could go on forever...

one half or four eighths or five tenths or three sixths or eight sixteenths

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.

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