1½ = Twelve eighths so the answer is seven-eighths
7/8 minus 1/6 is 17/24.
Six and fifteen twenty-fourths
5 and 7/8
21/24 - 4/24 = 17/24
Three eighths minus one fourth is one eighth.
one minus one eighth is equal to seven eighths
Three fourths is six eighths. Six eighths minus one eighth is five eighths.
Four minus two and three-eighths equals one and five-eighths.
1 minus 3/8 is 5/8
four eighths, which simplifies to one half.
It is one negative half.
One minus a sixth is five sixths.
Two and five eighths
Two eighths is the greater fraction.Two eighths is 0.25 where as one sixth is 0.16666... (recurring).
Answer = seven eighths of an inch.
5/8 or five-eighths