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Multiply 5/42 with 16/9

1st number: 5/42, 2nd number: 1 7/9

This multiplication involving fractions can also be rephrased as "What is 5/42 of 1 7/9?"

5/42 × 16/9 is 40/189.

Steps for multiplying fractions

  1. Simply multiply the numerators and denominators separately:
  2. 5/42 × 16/9 = 5 × 16/42 × 9 = 80/378
  3. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 40/189

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