Q: What is sixteen fifteenths minus two fifths?

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3/5 minus 2/15 is 7/15.

Find the "common denominator". 2/5 is 6/15. So 1 fifteenth minus 6 fifteenths is minus 5 fifteenths , or minus one third

14/15 - 2/5 = 8/15

No it is not.

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Two fifths is six fifteenths. Eleven fifteenths minus six fifteenths is five fifteenths, which is also one third.

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It is seven fifteenths.

3/5 minus 2/15 is 7/15.

Find the "common denominator". 2/5 is 6/15. So 1 fifteenth minus 6 fifteenths is minus 5 fifteenths , or minus one third

14/15 - 2/5 = 8/15

2/3

One-third is the same as five-fifteenths. Two-fifths is the same as six-fifteenths. Five-fifteenths plus six-fifteenths is eleven-fifteenths. One, or fifteen-fifteenths, minus eleven-fifteenths is four-fifteenths.

No it is not.

twelve fifteenths or four fifths

Yes.

they are equal.