Seventeen eighths or two and an eighth.
Three eighths. Simple multiplication.
No. 3 fourths, normally called three quarters, is less that 8 eighths, which is equal to 1.
6/1 or 6
six eighths nine twelves
3 eighths. three fourths is the same as six eighths, so subtract your 3/8 and you have 3/8 left
6/8 = 3/4