# What is 2/5 times 8? - 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, 2/5 times 8. In mathematics, every integer is a rational number, hence a whole number 8 can be written as 8/1.

2/5 x 8 = 16/5 in fraction form.

2/5 x 8 = 3.2 in decimal form.
This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information for product of two fractions, 2/5 multiplied to 8 may help students, teachers, parents or professionals to learn, teach, practice or verify such multiplication calculations efficiently.

## How to Find Fraction for 2/5 Multiplied to 8?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find an equivalent fraction for multiplying 2/5 to a whole number 8.

Problem and Workout
Find what's 2/5 times of 8 in fraction form?
step 1 Address formula, input parameters and values.
Input values:
2/5 & 8/1
2/5x8= ?

step 2 Multiply both numerators
= 2 x 8
= 16

step 3 Multiply both denominators
= 5 x 1
= 5

step 4 Use above values of step 2 & 3, and rewrite as below
= 16/5

16/5 is an equivalent fraction for 2/5 times of 8. 