Seventeen eighteenths is larger.
Two thirds is twelve eighteenths. Seventeen eighteenths minus twelve eighteenths is five eighteenths.
Two thirds is twelve eighteenths, so seventeen eighteenths minus twelve eighteenths is five eighteenths.
three and five sixths
i think 42 hundredths
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.
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
11/6 x 13/3 = 143/18
four sixths or two thirds
7 1/3 minus 5 5/6 is 1 1/2
5 minus 5 sixths is 4 and one sixth.
6 1/6, which is 37/6 in improper notation
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Five sixths = 5/6 Multiply the numerator (top) and the denominator (bottom) of the fraction by any non-zero integer. You will have an equivalent fraction.
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.
seventy-eleven and a half
You have to convert your fractions so that they are all the same. In this case, we can use sixths. So two and three sixths (two and a half), minus one and four sixths (one and two thirds), would equal five sixths. Another way to do it is to convert the whole numbers to sixths as well. Fifteen sixths minus ten sixths equals five sixths.
one third? two sixths? three ninths? five fifteenths? six eighteenths? 33%? i could go on forever...