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Q: Which fraction is larger one third or two fifths?

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4/5

Five ninths.

Two fifths is 140% more than one sixth.

two thirds

one third is larger than one fifth

Convert both to fifteenths (3x5). One third is 5/15 and two fifths is 6/15, so two fifths is larger.

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Make them equivalent fractions with the same denominator then compare the numerators: 2/5 = 2x3/5x3 = 6/15 1/3 = 1x5/3x5 = 5/15 Two fifths is larger than one third as two fifths is equivalent to six fifteenths whereas one third is only equivalent to five fifteenths which is smaller than six fifteenths.

One third of three fifths is one fifth.

one third There are an infinite number of fractions between the figures.

3/4

They both have the same numerator.

One third is greater than two fifths.

yes. When you are working with fractions like this, the smaller the denominator, the larger the fraction.

One and four fifths, as it is 1.8, which is 0.05 larger than 1.75 is.

The fraction is 4/15.

Two fifths minus one third is 1/15.

Two fifths is 40% and one third is ~33% :)

Seven fifths is written as an improper fraction- one where the numerator is larger than the denominator- as 7/5. It is written as a mixed number- a number with an integer and a fraction- as 1 and 2/5.

2/5 is 20% more than 1/3 .

10and one fifths

two fifths, one fifth

Two fifths is bigger.

3/5 = 33/55 while 7/11 = 35/55 You can now work out which one is larger.

three fifths is bigger.

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