Q: What is twelve and one sixth minus seven and five sixth?

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Twelve minus seven is five

One minus a sixth is five sixths.

Seven and five is twelve. If you say, 'seven and five are twelve', you are actually saying that the number 7 is 12, and the number 5 is 12, which is impossible.

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5 minus 5 sixths is 4 and one sixth.

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Twelve minus seven is five

negative seven, -7

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One minus a sixth is five sixths.

Oneand one sixth is six sixths (one in total) plus one sixth - or seven sixths. So seven sixths minus 5 sixths is 2 sixths which can also be expressed as one third.

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Seven and five is twelve. If you say, 'seven and five are twelve', you are actually saying that the number 7 is 12, and the number 5 is 12, which is impossible.

6 1/6, which is 37/6 in improper notation

seven minus five equals two. 7 - 5 = 2.

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