# 5/8 times 2 in fraction form 5/8 x 2 = 5/4 as a fraction form. The work for 5/8 times 2 as a fraction provides more insight of how to find what is 5/8 times 2 in fraction form and the different variations of such problems.

5/8 times 2 in fraction form:
5/8 x 2 = 5/4
5/8 times 2 as a fraction is equal to 5/4.

where,
5/8 is the multiplicand,
2 is the multiplier,
5/4 is the simplest form of product of fractions.

Important Notes: 5/8 * 2
All the following questions represent 5/8 times 2 in fraction form, so it's very much important to observe the different variations of this question.

1. what is 5/8 times 2 in fraction form?
2. what is 2 times 5/8 as a fraction?
3. 5/8 x 2 = ?
4. 2 x 5/8 = ?
5. 5/8 * 2 = ?
6. 2 * 5/8 = ?

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## How-to: 5/8 times 2 as a fraction

The below solved example with step by step work shows how to find what is 2 times 5/8 or 5/8 times 2 as a fraction.

Solved Example:
What is 5/8 times 2 in fraction form?
step 1 Address the input parameters, values and observe what to be found:
Input parameters and values:
A = 5/8
B = 2

What to be found:
5/8 x 2 = ?

step 2 Arrange the fractions in the product expression form as like the below:
= 5/8 x 2
= (5 x 2)/(8 x 1)

step 3 Check the numerator and denominator and cancel if anything cancelled each other:
= (5 x 2)/(8 x 1)

= 5/4
5/8 x 2= 5/4

Hence,
5/8 times 2 as a fraction equals to 5/4 