## How do you divide fractions?

How to Divide Fractions

- Rewrite the equation as in “Keep, Change, Flip”
- Keep the first fraction.
- Change the division sign to multiplication.
- Flip the second fraction by switching the top and bottom numbers.
- Multiply all numerators together.
- Multiply all denominators together.
- Reduce the result to lowest terms.

**What is 1 8 divided by 2 in a fraction?**

116

(1/8) : 2 = 116 = 0.0625 Spelled result in words is one sixteenth.

**What is 5/8 as a fraction?**

10/16

Decimal and Fraction Conversion Chart

Fraction | Equivalent Fractions | Decimal |
---|---|---|

6/7 | 12/14 | .857 |

1/8 | 2/16 | .125 |

3/8 | 6/16 | .375 |

5/8 | 10/16 | .625 |

### How do you calculate 1/8 of a number?

Answer: 1/8 of a number can be found by dividing the number by 8. So 14 divided by 8 gives 1.75.

**How do you divide fractions and mixed numbers?**

Dividing Mixed Numbers using the Dividing Fractions Formula

- Convert the mixed numbers to improper fractions.
- Use the algebraic formula for division of fractions: a/b ÷ c/d = ad / bc.
- Reduce fractions and simplify if possible.

**How do you solve 8 divided by 5?**

Answer: The value of 8 divided by 5 as a fraction is 1⅗. As 8/5 is an improper fraction so when we divide the 8 by 5 we’ll get 1 as quotient and 3 as remainder.

#### What is 5 divided half?

10

5 : (1/2) = 101 = 10 Spelled result in words is ten.

**What is 5/8 in a whole number?**

Answer and Explanation: The fraction 5/8 can never be a whole number because it represents part of a whole. The whole is divided into 8 pieces, and the fraction 5/8…

**How do you find 5/8 of a number?**

Explanation: When asked for a fraction of a number, you multiply the fraction times the number. To multiply by a fraction, you divide by the bottom and multiply by the top. For 58 of 40 , you can say 40÷8=5 then say 5⋅5=25 giving you your final answer of 25 .

## What fraction is a multiple of 1 8?

Math Chapter 8 Multiplying Fractions

A | B |
---|---|

What are the next four multiples of 1/8? | 2/8, 3/8, 4/8, 5/8 |

8 x 3/4 | 6 |

4 x 5/8 | 20/8 |

4 x 4/8 | 16/8 |