Q: What is seven and one third minus five and five sixths?

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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.

1

Negative one half

1/2

Five and one third.

three and five sixths

i think 42 hundredths

1/2

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.

2

Nine and five-ninths minus six and five-sixths = 49/18 or 213/18

-2/5or -.39655172413793103448275862068966

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

four sixs.