What is 1 third minus 2 fifths?

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Converting to fifteenths, it is 5 fifteenths - 6 fifteenths, which gives minus one fifteenth.
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Is 2 fifths 1 third?

No it isn't 2/5= .4 1/3=.333333 whats greater .4 or .3333333 obviously .4 so 2/5>1/3

What is 2 thirds minus 1 fifth?

2/3 is technically 10/15. 1/5 is technically 3/15. 10/15 - 3/15 is 7/15. If you make the denominator equal, it makes math a lot easier :)

What is 1 fifth minus 1 third?

Expressed as a proper fraction in its simplest form, 1/5 - 1/3 =-2/15 or negative two fifteenths. Expressed as a decimal, this isequal to -0.13 recurring (that is, -0.13333...