1/2 of 2/3


Question: What is 1/2 of 2/3?

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

Answer: 1/2 of 2/3 is 1/3.

Let us find 1/2 of 2/3.

Explanation:

We can write 1/2 of 2/3 as 1/2 × 2/3

To multiply fractions through the following steps:

  1. Multiply the numerators.
  2. Multiply the denominators.
  3. Reduce the resultant fraction to its lowest terms.

Now,

1/2 × 2/3 = (1 × 2) / (2 × 3) = 2/6 = 1/3

Thus, 1/2 of 2/3 is 1/3.