Q: What is negative five twelfths minus five sixths?

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5/6 minus 7/12 is 1/4.

Negative one half

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

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5 minus 5 sixths is 4 and one sixth.

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10/12 - 5/12 = 5/12Five sixths is ten twelfths. So ten twelfths subtract five twelfths is five twelfths.If you mean 5/6 minus 5/12 then it is the same as 10/12 minus 5/12 = 5/12

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.

1 and 1 twelth

5/6 minus 7/12 is 1/4.

Ten twelfths equals five sixths.

Negative one half

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

ten twelfths

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They are the same.

2 minus five sixths is 1 1/6.

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