Four twelfths is one third, or about 0.333.
One fourth is three twelfths. So one twelfth plus three twelfths is four twelfths, which is also one third.
Just get them all to a common base - 4 twelfths + 6 twelfths = 10 twelfths OR 5/6
No. One third of a pound is equal to four-twelfths, while one quarter is equal to three twelfths. So a third is 33% greater than a quarter.
No, four twelfths is equal to one third, so two thirds is more.
Eight and one fourth.
3 and seven twelfths. just think of a clock.
this is the same as 3 holes and 8 twelfths plus 1 hole and 3 twelfths = 4 and 11 twelfths
7 twelfths.That's 2 twelfths plus 5 twelfths. Soit's 7 twelfths.
Three-twelfths is equal to one quarter. Three-ninths is equal to one third. One third of anything is a greater quantity than one quarter of anything, therefore, "Three-ninths" is the larger of the two.
one third is equal to 4 /12ths so 5/12ths is greater than 1/3rd
it is eleven twelfths
Three twelfths is equal to one fourth, which is equal to two eights.
The sum of 1/3 and 7/12 is 11/12
Because 16/12 = 4/3 which is 1 and a 1/3
One half plus one third equals five sixths or about .8333333.