Q: What is two thirds minus five twelfths?

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Five-twelfths or 5/12

One fourth is three twelfths. So eleven twelfths minus three twelfths is eight twelfths, which is also two thirds.

There are eight twelfths in two thirds.

3 and two thirds

five and two thirds or 5.666666666666666666666666666666666666666666666

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Two quarters minus two thirds is negative one sixth. Two quarters is six twelfths, and two thirds is eight twelfths. Six twelfths minus eight twelfths is minus two twelfths or minus one sixth.

Five-twelfths or 5/12

Converting to twelfths gives 9 twelfths minus 8 twelfths which is 1 twelfth.

One fourth is three twelfths. So eleven twelfths minus three twelfths is eight twelfths, which is also two thirds.

The answer is Zero (0).

It is eleven twelfths.

Two thirds minus one fourth is equal to five twelfths.

yes

4 1/4

(five and two thirds) minus (two and three fourths) = 2.91666667

five twelfths

no, two thirds = eight twelfths, so nine twelfths is bigger.