# how much less than 1 is the sum of 1 1/4 and 2/3?

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- geezerLv 74 weeks ago
The sum of ONE and 1/4 and 2/3 is not LESS than ONE anyway !

It's 1/4 + 2/3 BIGGER .... 11/12 BIGGER.

- billrussell42Lv 74 weeks ago
1 1/4 + 2/3 = 5/4 + 2/3 = 15/12 + 8/12 = 23/12

That is NOT less than 1

1 – 23/12 = 12/12 – 23/12 = – 11/12

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