What is 5/8 times 12? - 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, 5/8 times 12. In mathematics, every integer is a rational number, hence a whole number 12 can be written as 12/1.
5/8 x 12 = 60/8 as simplified as 15/2 in fraction form.
5/8 x 12 = 7.5 in decimal form.
This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information for product of two fractions, 5/8 multiplied to 12 may help students, teachers, parents or professionals to learn, teach, practice or verify such multiplication calculations efficiently.
How to Find Fraction for 5/8 Multiplied to 12?
The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find an equivalent fraction for multiplying 5/8 to a whole number 12.
Problem and Workout
Find what's 5/8 times of 12 in fraction form?
step 1 Address formula, input parameters and values.
5/8 & 12/1
step 2 Multiply both numerators
= 5 x 12
step 3 Multiply both denominators
= 8 x 1
step 4 Use above values of step 2 & 3, and rewrite as below
60/8 is an equivalent fraction for 5/8 times of 12, and its simplified term is 15/2.