1/8. the three's cancel out and you're left with 1/8.
(2/8)*(-3) = -6/8 = -3/4 = -.75
five seventeenths multiplied by three eights is 0.11029411764
3/8 or three-eighths. Anything multiplied by one is itself.
That would be negative three. A negative multiplied by a negative is a positive. A negative multiplied by a positive is still a negative.
Three ninths is one third, and eighths are bigger than ninths. Three eighths is bigger than three ninths. Therefore three eighths is bigger than one third.
Three eighths is slightly larger
9/8 or 1 and 1/8
Three tenths or 0.3 in decimal.
Three eighths divided by 1 and one third = 9/32