Q: What is left after you take one third from a whole?

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1 whole, or 1

how is 1/3 of a set and 1/3 of a whole the same and different

Two thirds. Cut a pie into 3 slices. Take away 1 slice (one third). You are left with 2 slices (two thirds).

one whole

A third of a pie or a slice of a pie that is one third of the whole

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Two thirds of a bottle of milk is equal to (2/3) of the bottle. If two thirds has been taken, then one third of the bottle is left. Therefore, the fraction left is (1/3) of the bottle.

Two of them.

One third is closer to a whole than one quarter, but farther from a whole than one half.

One third is not a whole number.

1 whole, or 1

one third times three

-- Cut the whole thing into three identical pieces. -- Each piece is one third of the whole thing. -- If the whole thing is a number, divide the number by 3 to find one third of it.

No, it is not.

how is 1/3 of a set and 1/3 of a whole the same and different

if 3 equals one third, then one whole would be comprised of 9.

One and one third is the same as saying one whole piece and one third of a piece.The big number is the whole and the part of a number is the fraction. This type of fraction is called a mixed number.

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