Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Multiply fractions

Multiply 5/3 with 9/8

1st number: 1 2/3, 2nd number: 1 1/8

This multiplication involving fractions can also be rephrased as "What is 5/3 of 1 1/8?"

5/3 × 9/8 is 15/8.

Steps for multiplying fractions

  1. Simply multiply the numerators and denominators separately:
  2. 5/3 × 9/8 = 5 × 9/3 × 8 = 45/24
  3. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 15/8
  4. In mixed form: 17/8

Related:

Use fraction calculator with our all-in-one calculator app: Download for Android, Download for iOS

© everydaycalculation.com