# What is half of 1?

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

## Answer: Half of 1 is 1/2 as a fraction and 0.5 as a decimal.

Let us find half of 1.

**Explanation:**

We can write half of 1 as 1/2 × 1

To multiply fractions through the following steps:

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

Now,

1/2 × 1 = (1 × 1) / 2 = 1/2 = 0.5