One half + five eighths = nine eighths
Five eighths is twenty-five percent more than one half.
23 and a half minus seven and five eighths equals 15.875
Answer One half is the same as four eighths, so five eighths is one eighth more.
Answer = seven eighths of an inch.
One and five eighths is bigger than one and a half.
one half multiplied by five eighths... 0.5 * 0.635 = 0.3175 OR 1/2 * 5/8 = 5/16
1½ = Twelve eighths so the answer is seven-eighths
get a ruler
Half of one and a quarter is five eighths (5/8).
5/8 is closest to a half.
One and one eighths.
One fourth is considerably less than five eighths. To convert fourths into eighths, you can multiply the fraction 1/4 by 2/2 and get 2/8. It should be apparent that two eighths is a lot less than five eighths. Less than half, in fact.
five eighths (5/8)
One quarter is two eighths, so five eighths subtract two eighths is three eighths.
3/5 of 5/8 = 3/8
The percentage of five eighths is 62.5%.
five-eights is one-eigtht larger than one-half...which, after converting to a common denominator, is four-eights.