Yes, five sixths is bigger than four twelfths (simplified: one third).
No, five sevens is bigger than one third.
Yes. 1 fourth is the same as 3 twelfths
5/8 is greater than 7/12
No, 1/5 is a fair amount smaller than 5/12
Yes 5/12 = 0.41666667 1/3 = 0.33333333
one third is equal to 4 /12ths so 5/12ths is greater than 1/3rd
Three-twelfths is equal to one quarter. Three-ninths is equal to one third. One third of anything is a greater quantity than one quarter of anything, therefore, "Three-ninths" is the larger of the two.