# Which is bigger, one fourth of 16 or one third of 24?

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Jun 29, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"one fourth of 16"=1/4xx16=4#

#"one third of 24 "=1/3xx24=8#

Jun 29, 2018

One third of 24

#### Explanation:

Compute these. The first number is:

The second number is:

Naturally one third of 24 is greater than one fourth of 16.