It is: 5/12
Yes, five sixths is bigger than four twelfths (simplified: one third).
seventy-eleven and a half
Four and five twelfths is 53 twelfths, five and eleven twelfths is 71 twelfths so answer is "minus eighteen twelfths", ie -1½ or -1.5
It is: 1 -5/6 = 1/6
one half or four eighths or five tenths or three sixths or eight sixteenths
one third? two sixths? three ninths? five fifteenths? six eighteenths? 33%? i could go on forever...
1 and 5/6
4 and 7/12