Oneand one sixth is six sixths (one in total) plus one sixth - or seven sixths. So seven sixths minus 5 sixths is 2 sixths which can also be expressed as one third.
Negative one half
Five and one third.
three and five sixths
i think 42 hundredths
1 and one half
7/18 minus 5/6 is -4/9
5/6 minus 7/12 is 1/4.
2 minus five sixths is 1 1/6.
Nine and five-ninths minus six and five-sixths = 49/18 or 213/18
four sixths or two thirds
5 minus 5 sixths is 4 and one sixth.
6 1/6, which is 37/6 in improper notation
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seventeen minus ten and five sixths:is 17- 10 5/6= 6 1/6
1 minus five sixths equals one sixth
One minus a sixth is five sixths.
Oh yes, one third is quite a bit smaller than five sixths. To compare, we can convert one third into two sixths. So five sixths is fully three sixths (equal to one half) larger than a third.
seventy-eleven and a half