# What is 1/4 of 1/2?

The multiplication of fractions starts with the multiplication of the given numerators, followed by the multiplication of the denominators.

## Answer: 1/4 of 1/2 is 1/8.

Let us find 1/4 of 1/2.

**Explanation:**

We can write 1/4 of 1/2 as 1/4 × 1/2.

To multiply fractions, follow the given steps:

- Multiply the numerators.
- Multiply the denominators.
- Reduce the resultant fraction to its lowest terms.

Now,

1/4 × 1/2 = (1 × 1) / (4 × 2) = 1/8