# What is 1/2 times 5? - Fraction Multiplication getcalc.com's two fractions multiplication calculator is an online basic math function tool to find what's the equivalent fraction for multiplying a fraction to a whole number, 1/2 times 5. In mathematics, every integer is a rational number, hence a whole number 5 can be written as 5/1.

1/2 x 5 = 5/2 in fraction form.

1/2 x 5 = 2.5 in decimal form.
This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information for product of two fractions, 1/2 multiplied to 5 may help students, teachers, parents or professionals to learn, teach, practice or verify such multiplication calculations efficiently.

## How to Find Fraction for 1/2 Multiplied to 5?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find an equivalent fraction for multiplying 1/2 to a whole number 5.

Problem and Workout
Find what's 1/2 times of 5 in fraction form?
step 1 Address formula, input parameters and values.
Input values:
1/2 & 5/1
1/2x5= ?

step 2 Multiply both numerators
= 1 x 5
= 5

step 3 Multiply both denominators
= 2 x 1
= 2

step 4 Use above values of step 2 & 3, and rewrite as below
= 5/2

5/2 is an equivalent fraction for 1/2 times of 5. 