one half of one sixth is one twelfth
2 and 1/6
One Twenty Fourth
1/2 = six twelfths That's bigger than one twelfth.
Neither is larger.
One and one twelfth
Yes, it does work like you suspect.
Two and one twelfth rounded to the nearest half is two (2).
!less by one twelfth
23 and one half is larger.
Half of one-sixth: 1/6 x 1/2 = 1/12, or one-twelfth.
There are six twelfths in one half. That leaves room for one 5/12 with one twelfth left over.
five sixths is larger than a half.
Vancouver Island has an area about one-twelfth that of Japan.
Seven and one twelfth