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**4thgrader** hi i need some help in these problem...

it say to express each quantity as a decimal. for example, 20 minutes = one half of an hour, or 0.5 hour. compare each quantity in the left column with the quantity on the right. then write >,< or = to show comparison. the first one is done. but i dont know the rest please help.. =(

12 inches 1/2 yard answer: 0.3 < 0.5

10 minutes 1/4 hour

4 hours 1/6 day

8 dimes 3/4 dollars

9 inches 1/4 yard

4 ounces 1/3 pound

2 digit 2/3 of an area code

4 fluid ounces 1/2 cup

15 centimeters 1 1/2 mters

8 small squares 1/4 of a checkboard

7 zodiac signs 5/6 of the zodiac

3 eggs 1/6 of a dozen