# 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.