What is 5/8 times 1/2? - Fraction Multiplication getcalc.com's two fractions multiplication calculator is an online basic math function tool to find what's the equivalent fraction for multiplication between two fractional numbers, 5/8 times 1/2.

5/8 x 1/2 = 5/16 in fraction form.

5/8 x 1/2 = 0.3125 in decimal form.
This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information for product of two fractions, 5/8 multiplied to 1/2 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 1/2?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find an equivalent fraction for 5/8 multiplied to 1/2.

Problem and Workout
Find what's 5/8 times of 1/2 in fraction form?
step 1 Address formula, input parameters and values.
Input values:
5/8 & 1/2
5/8x1/2= ?

step 2 Multiply both numerators
= 5 x 1
= 5

step 3 Multiply both denominators
= 8 x 2
= 16

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

5/16 is an equivalent fraction for 5/8 times of 1/2. 