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10/12 - 5/12 = 5/12

Five sixths is ten twelfths. So ten twelfths subtract five twelfths is five twelfths.

If you mean 5/6 minus 5/12 then it is the same as 10/12 minus 5/12 = 5/12

Q: What is five sixths minus five twelfths?

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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.

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They are the same.

5/6 - 1/4 = 10/12 -3/12 = 7/12

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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.

1 and 1 twelth

5/6 minus 7/12 is 1/4.

Ten twelfths equals five sixths.

It is: 5/12

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

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They are the same.

2 minus five sixths is 1 1/6.

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5/6 - 1/4 = 10/12 -3/12 = 7/12