Q: Is the fraction five sixteenths bigger than three eighths?

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10/16 is greater.

Three eighths is the same as six sixteenths - half of six sixteenths is three sixteenths

six sixteenths, twelve thirtyseconds, twentyfour sixtyfourths

3/8 = 6/16 so no, 7/16 is bigger

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six sixteenths

10/16 is greater.

You can convert both to a common denominator, then compare.Or, divide top by bottom for both fractions (on a calculator).

Three eighths is the same as six sixteenths - half of six sixteenths is three sixteenths

six sixteenths, twelve thirtyseconds, twentyfour sixtyfourths

3/8 = 6/16 so no, 7/16 is bigger

3/4

six sixteenths

5/8 is bigger

Three and three sixteenths

7 eighths = 14 sixteenths 14-3 = 11 so the answer is 11 sixteenths

Three quarters is bigger than twelve sixteenths. Both fractions are equivalent, but three quarters represents 75% of a whole while twelve sixteenths represents 75%.