# What is 1/5 times 2? - 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, 1/5 times 2. In mathematics, every integer is a rational number, hence a whole number 2 can be written as 2/1.

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

1/5 x 2 = 0.4 in decimal form.
This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information for product of two fractions, 1/5 multiplied to 2 may help students, teachers, parents or professionals to learn, teach, practice or verify such multiplication calculations efficiently.

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

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

Problem and Workout
Find what's 1/5 times of 2 in fraction form?
step 1 Address formula, input parameters and values.
Input values:
1/5 & 2/1
1/5x2= ?

step 2 Multiply both numerators
= 1 x 2
= 2

step 3 Multiply both denominators
= 5 x 1
= 5

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

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