Q: Is three fifths bigger than five twelfths?

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No

5/8 is bigger

3/5 - 5/12 = 36/60 - 25/60 = 11/60

Yes, five sixths is bigger than four twelfths (simplified: one third).

One half is bigger.

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no

5/8 is bigger.

No

5/8 is bigger

3/5 - 5/12 = 36/60 - 25/60 = 11/60

Yes, five sixths is bigger than four twelfths (simplified: one third).

One half is bigger.

The second is bigger.

You change five sixths into ten twelfths and three quarters into nine twelfths. Then you subtract the nine twelfths from the ten twelfths, which equals one twelfth.

35/24 or thirty five, twenty fourths

three eighths over five twelfths is three eights divided by five twelfths which is: 3/8 ÷ 5/12 = 3/8 x 12/5 = 9/10

Five twos = 10 is bigger.