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# Does 1 fifth and 4 fifths make a whole?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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One-fifth and four-fifths makes a whole.

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### What two fractions make three fifths?

1 fifth and 2 fifths

### What is seven and six fifths equal to?

Since five fifths equal one whole, 6/5 would equal one whole plus one fifth. So 7 plus 1 and one fifth is 8 and 1 fifth or 8 1/5

### What is one whole minus two fifth?

One whole minus two fifths is three fifths.

### How many one fifths make whole?

5, hence the term "one fifth"

### How many fifths are in a whole?

There are five fifths in a whole.Think about it this way:Divide an apple into five equal parts.Each part is one fifth of the whole apple.There are five fifths in one whole. This whole can be an apple, an pear, actually anything, even numbers.1/5 is one fifth.Its decimal representation is : 0.20.2 multiply by 5 and you get 1, one whole number one.A fifth is a fraction of a whole number and is written as 1/5.Therefore 1/5+1/5+1/5+1/5+1/5= 5/5 or five fifths which is one whole number.Or said differently, 5/5 equals 1.

### How many fifths there are in 3 and 1 fifth?

that's an easy one! there is 16 fifths in 3 and 1 fifth

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### How many halves make a fifths?

(1/5)/(1/2) = 2/5, hence 2/5 halves make 1/5

### Will 3 fifths and 1 fourth make more or less than a whole?

1 fifth = 20%, so 3 fifths = 60% 1 fourth = 25% So 3/5 + 1/4 = 85% or 60% + 25% = 85% and in fraction form: 3/5 (4) + 1/4 (5) = 17/20 = 85% So it will make less than a whole

5 times 1/5 = 1

1 and 4 fifths.