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Multiply 5/3 with 8/7

1st number: 1 2/3, 2nd number: 1 1/7

This multiplication involving fractions can also be rephrased as "What is 5/3 of 1 1/7?"

5/3 × 8/7 is 40/21.

Steps for multiplying fractions

  1. Simply multiply the numerators and denominators separately:
  2. 5/3 × 8/7 = 5 × 8/3 × 7 = 40/21
  3. In mixed form: 119/21

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