# What is half of 1/4?

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

## Answer: Half of 1/4 is 1/8

Let us find the half of 1/4.

**Explanation:**

Half of 1/4 can be expressed as 1/2 × 1/4

Now, let us multiply these fractions with the help of the following steps:

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

This means:

1/2 × 1/4 = (1 × 1) / (2 × 4) = 1/8