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Multiply 5/2 with 6/8

1st number: 2 1/2, 2nd number: 6/8

This multiplication involving fractions can also be rephrased as "What is 5/2 of 6/8?"

5/2 × 6/8 is 15/8.

Steps for multiplying fractions

  1. Simply multiply the numerators and denominators separately:
  2. 5/2 × 6/8 = 5 × 6/2 × 8 = 30/16
  3. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 15/8
  4. In mixed form: 17/8

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