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    one-sixth larger

    China is one-sixth larger than the United States.
    What does "one-sixth larger" mean?

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    Re: one-sixth larger

    The statement is saying that China is 1 and 1/6 as large as the US, or 16.67% larger, or 116.67% as large.

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