# What is 1/3 times 5? - 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, 1/3 times 5. In mathematics, every integer is a rational number, hence a whole number 5 can be written as 5/1.

1/3 x 5 = 5/3 in fraction form.

1/3 x 5 = 1.6667 in decimal form.

This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information for product of two fractions, 1/3 multiplied to 5 may help students, teachers, parents or professionals to learn, teach, practice or verify such multiplication calculations efficiently.

## How to Find Fraction for 1/3 Multiplied to 5?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find an equivalent fraction for multiplying 1/3 to a whole number 5.

__Problem and Workout__

Find what's 1/3 times of 5 in fraction form?

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

Input values:

1/3 & 5/1

1/3x5= ?

step 2 Multiply both numerators

= 1 x 5

= 5

step 3 Multiply both denominators

= 3 x 1

= 3

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

= 5/3

**5/3** is an equivalent fraction for 1/3 times of 5.