The answer is 5 7/18.
Two quarters minus two thirds is negative one sixth. Two quarters is six twelfths, and two thirds is eight twelfths. Six twelfths minus eight twelfths is minus two twelfths or minus one sixth.
Expressed as a proper fraction in its simplest form, 5/9 - 1/6 = 7/18 or seven eighteenths.
Five and one third.
5/6 is greater.And the correct spelling is ninths, not nineths.
One minus a sixth is five sixths.
One and one sixth