# Find a rational number equivalent to 5/7

We can find equivalent rational number by multiplying and dividing the given number by any natural number

## Answer: There are many rational numbers equivalent to 5/7 example 10/14; 15/21;20/28 etc

**Explanation:**

Let us multiply and divide 5/7 by 2

Since we are multiplying and dividing by the same number, we will get a new rational number whose value is equivalent to 5/7

5/7 × 2/2 = 10/14

We can multiply it by 3/3 as well and the new rational number will be equivalent to 5/7

5/7 × 3/3= 15/21

We can find many such equivalent numbers to 5/7