# What is 5/8 divided by 2? - Fractions Division getcalc.com's fractions division calculator is an online basic math function tool to find what's the equivalent fraction for dividing 5/8 by a whole number 2. In mathematics, every integer is a rational number, hence a whole number 2 can be written as 2/1.
5/8 ÷ 2 = 5/16 in fraction form.

5/8 ÷ 2 = 0.3125 in decimal form.
This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information for fraction 5/8 divided by 2 may help students, teachers, parents or professionals to learn, teach, practice or verify such division between two fractions calculations efficiently.

## How to find 5/8 divided by 2?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find the equivalent fraction for dividing 5/8 by 2.

Problem & Workout
Find what's 5/8 divided by 2 in fraction form?
step 1 Address formula, input parameters & values.
Input parameters & values:
5/8 & 2
5/8 ÷ 2 = ?

step 2 Multiply 5/8 with reciprocal of 2
= 5/8 x 1/2
= 5/16

Thus, 5/16 is equivalent fraction for 5/8 divided by 2 