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# Is one third smaller than five sixths?

Updated: 9/23/2023

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โ 11y ago

Oh yes, one third is quite a bit smaller than five sixths. To compare, we can convert one third into two sixths. So five sixths is fully three sixths (equal to one half) larger than a third.

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โ 11y ago

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