# What is 5/9 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, 5/9 times 8. In mathematics, every integer is a rational number, hence a whole number 8 can be written as 8/1.

5/9 x 8 = 40/9 in fraction form.

5/9 x 8 = 4.4444 in decimal form.

This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information for product of two fractions, 5/9 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 5/9 Multiplied to 8?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find an equivalent fraction for multiplying 5/9 to a whole number 8.

__Problem and Workout__

Find what's 5/9 times of 8 in fraction form?

step 1 Address *formula*, input parameters and values.

Input values:

5/9 & 8/1

5/9x8= ?

step 2 Multiply both numerators

= 5 x 8

= 40

step 3 Multiply both denominators

= 9 x 1

= 9

step 4 Use above values of step 2 & 3, and rewrite as below

= 40/9

**40/9** is an equivalent fraction for 5/9 times of 8.