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.
One fourth is three twelfths. So eleven twelfths minus three twelfths is eight twelfths, which is also two thirds.
no, two thirds = eight twelfths, so nine twelfths is bigger.
Converting to twelfths gives 9 twelfths minus 8 twelfths which is 1 twelfth.
There are eight twelfths in two thirds.
It is eleven twelfths.
Yes, it is. Three and two thirds is three and eight twelfths.
Eight minus two thirds would be seven and one third.
Eight twelfths would reduce to two thirds.
Eight twelfths is equal to two thirds because when you divide both top and bottom by 4, you are left with 2/3.
two-thirds and eight-twelfths
Yes it is equal
3 2/3 minus 11/12 is 2 3/4 or 2.75
Five-twelfths or 5/12
Eight and two thirds
No, four twelfths is equal to one third, so two thirds is more.
Expressed as a proper fraction in its simplest form, 11 2/3 - 8 11/12 = 2 3/4 or two and three quarters.
It is: 13/12
2/3 = 8/12 - 5/12 = 3/12 or 1/4
There are many - two thirds is its simplest form, but there's eight twelfths, sixteen twenty fourths etc. But you can't get simpler than two thirds.
seven and two-thirds
One minus two thirds is one third.