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A fifth is considerably smaller than a half. A half is also equal to five tenths, which compares to a fifth which is two tenths. Five is larger than two.

Q: Which is smaller a half or a fifth?

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No because 3/5 = 0.6 and 1/2 = 0.5

One half minus one fifth is 3 tenths

One half of one fifth is one tenth. You just 'double' the denominator if you want to get half of the fraction.

a 6th a 7th... it goes on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on!

Working backwards from 200 fifth of 200 = 40 half of 40 = 20 fourth of 20 = 5 The answer is 5

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No because 3/5 = 0.6 and 1/2 = 0.5

One fifth

Not quite. A pint is a half of a quart, or QUARTer-gallon. A "fifth" is a fifth of a gallon, so a pint is an eighth of a gallon, while a half of a fifth would be one-tenth.

The term "a fifth" refers to one fifth of a gallon. One fifth of a gallon = 750ml. Therefore, a fifth of Hennessy = One 750ml bottle of Hennessy. :-)

One half minus one fifth is 3 tenths

1 and a half is smaller then 5 and a half

1/10 is smaller.

One half of one fifth is one tenth. You just 'double' the denominator if you want to get half of the fraction.

The answer depends on two fifth of WHAT!

An octave is not a fifth. A fifth is any interval of exactly 7 half-steps. An octave is any interval of exactly 12 half-steps.

15 and one half divided by 2 and one fifth = 7.5

A "fifth" of liquor was 1/5 of a U.S. gallon (128 ounces) or 4/5 of a U.S. quart (32 ounces). So 128/5=25.6 ounces or (4/5)*32=25.6 ounces. The current bottles are 750 ml or 25.36 ounces.